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Phyllis Scholl, lic.iur. | lic. rer. publ. HSG | LLM | Attorney-at-law

Phyllis Scholl has broad and long-standing experience in Company Law, Contract Law and Public Law. She is also a specialist for corporate governance matters.

She has unique experience with M&A transactions in the energy sector and with more than 10 years of experience in the field, has gathered very broad industry knowledge in all areas of energy production and transportation (mainly electricity and gas).

Phyllis Scholl sits on the Board of Directors of two companies quoted on the Swiss stock exchange (Alpiq and Energiedienst) as well as on the Board of Directors of two other Swiss-domiciled companies. Before joining Baryon AG she was active for 15 years (6 of which as a partner) in a leading international business law firm (Bär & Karrer Ltd.).

Since 2012 the Ranking Agencies list Phyllis Scholl in tier 1. Clients describe her as: “very pragmatic, always develops solutions and is very quick”, “she doesn’t just consider the legal side and has a holistic approach”, “a leading figure for corporate and regulatory matters within the energy sector”, “sharp analytical mind“, “grasps issues very quickly and finds solutions skilfully“. In 2019/2020 Phyllis Scholl was listed in WWL Thought Leaders, Best Lawyers, Chamber Europe.

Practice Areas

  • Company Law
  • Contract Law
  • Public Law
  • Energy Law
  • Succession Regulation
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Joint Ventures
  • Reorganizations
  • Corporate Governance
  • Project Lead (external General Counsel)


  • University of St. Gallen, lic.rer.publ. and lic.iur.
  • Lawyer patent 2007
  • London School of Economics, LLM


German | English | Italian | French


  • Zurich Bar Association
  • Swiss Study Foundation Alumni
  • HSG Alumni
  • LSE Alumni

Contact Information

Baryon AG
Weisses Schloss
General Guisan-Quai 36
CH-8002 Zürich

Telephone: +41 44 206 20 50

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Last Changed May 21, 2021