Company Law and M&As

We advise our clients in the context of acquisition operations, sale of companies or purchase and sale of assets and liabilities and have the capacity to provide advice in each step of the process. Depending upon the size of the operation, we can set up and allocate the appropriate team to the matter.

We also advise our clients in the context of merger operations involving third party entities, group companies or even foundations.

Our activities also lead us to advise our clients in relation to the setting up and creation of new companies.

Our services cover in addition all restructuring operations whether these are required for operational of financial reasons.

Finally, we team up with our clients in the follow-up of their corporate existence.

Our practice includes in particular:

Mergers and acquisitions

  • Confidentiality agreements
  • Letters of intent
  • Conduct of due diligence reviews
  • Drafting and negotiation of transaction documents
  • Closing and closing memoranda
  • Post-closing operations
  • Merger agreements
  • Contacts with public notaries and the commercial register

Creation and restructuring of companies

  • Creation projects of new entities
  • Drafting of articles of incorporation
  • Instructions to public notaries
  • Shareholders agreements
  • Provision of advice regarding governance issues
  • Capital reductions
  • Capital increases
  • Demergers
  • Restructurings
  • Transfer of assets and/or liabilities

Corporate services

  • Organization and holding of assemblies and meetings
  • Drafting of organizational regulations
  • Contacts with public notaries and the commercial register

Contacts: Manuel IslerGuillaume Fatio