Swiss Desk

Law firm for Swiss companies regarding their international business

With our Swiss Desk, we are the first point of contact for companies based in Switzerland with regard to international business. Our lawyers are specialized in cross-border transactions between Switzerland and Germany and advise private equity partnerships, companies and investors on their international activities. 

Our focus areas

  • Market entry
  • Foundation of partnerships and companies 
  • Advice on participations and company acquisitions/sales
  • Distribution law advice
  • Advice on contracts law and trade law (in particular for e-commerce)
  • Advice on the purchase/sale and leasing of real estate
  • Advice on tax law issues (in consideration of the double taxation agreements)
  • Protection from trademark and patent infringements
  • Legal representation

First point of contact for international companies on their projects in Switzerland

As a German law firm, we cannot advise on Swiss law ourselves. But we would be pleased to act as your first point of contact and can recommend the respective “suitable” and reliable partner firm in Switzerland. Whether you want to found or purchase a company in Switzerland, distribute your products/services in Switzerland, purchase or sell real estate or intend to enter into agreements with business partners under Swiss law - we will provide you with an experienced local contact person who will competently support you on your projects.

Key Contact

Dr Walter Scheuerl

Dr Walter Scheuerl

Lawyer
T +49 40 35922-167
w.scheuerl@gvw.com