Zacharias Hökfelt has joined Quinn Emanuel’s Zurich office in 2020. He has been involved in the firm’s domestic and international dispute resolution practice, as well as in corporate/M&A and regulatory matters. Zacharias’ particular interests are in Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, and Investigations, as well as in Emerging Technologies, in particular “distributed ledger technology” and artificial intelligence.
Before joining Quinn Emanuel, Zacharias competed in the national and international alpine skiing and water skiing championships. Zacharias further gained experience in various fields, in particular by working in a boutique consulting firm based in Geneva, in large international medical groups in South Africa and Switzerland, and by participating in several FinTech and LegalTech initiatives.
Zacharias holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Law from the University of Fribourg (UniFr) and a Master’s Degree in Business Law from the University of Zurich (UZH). During his studies, Zacharias completed an Exchange Semester at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law in Chicago.
- University of Zurich
(Master’s Degree in Business Law, 2020)
- University of Fribourg
(Bachelor’s Degree in Law, 2018)