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Lenz & Staehelin

ROUTE DE CHĂŠNE 30, 1211 GENEVA 6, SWITZERLAND
Tel:
Work +41 58 450 70 00
Fax:
Fax +41 58 450 70 01
Email:
Web:
www.lenzstaehelin.com
Geneva, Lausanne, Zurich

David Ledermann

Tel:
Work +41 58 450 70 00
Email:
Web:
www.lenzstaehelin.com
Lenz & Staehelin

Work Department

Corporate and M&A, Commercial and Contracts, Private Equity, Investments.

Position

David Ledermann is an expert on corporate law, M&A and financing transactions with a particular emphasis on complex equity financing for privately held companies, convertible debt financing and debt financing backed by traditional and non-traditional assets (such as art collection), where he regularly advises Swiss and international investors, borrowers and lenders. He also has a broad experience in M&A transactions (share deal as well as asset deal) across a wide range of industries such as private banking, biotech, watchmaking and luxury goods and financial services..

Career

Admission to Geneva Bar (1997), Associate at Lenz & Staehelin (1999), Admission to New York Bar (2000), Partner at Lenz & Staehelin (2007).

Languages

French, English, German.

Education

University of Geneva (lic. iur. 1995), Duke University School of Law (LL.M. 1999).


Switzerland

Banking and finance: Geneva

Within: Banking and finance: Geneva

The sizeable team at 'dynamic' and 'highly professional firm' Lenz & Staehelin is renowned for its regulatory and transactional expertise provided to clients such as Banque Pictet & Cie, Credit Suisse and J.P. Morgan, as well as its 'strong ties with international peers'. Investment management partner François Rayroux advised Paris-based Amundi Asset Management on the merger of 33 exchange traded funds, while Swissquote banking group instructed fintech specialist Fedor Poskriakov on all contractual and regulatory aspects concerning bitcoin trading. Financing expert David Ledermann, the 'hands-on and pragmatic' Olivier Stahler and 'pre-eminent lawyer' Shelby du Pasquier  are among the key practitioners.

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