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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
Lenz & Staehelin, Dr Jacques Iffland, Geneva, SWITZERLAND

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Dr Jacques Iffland

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

Work Department

Corporate and M&A, Public Takeovers, Capital Markets, Securities Regulation

Position

Dr. Jacques Iffland is a specialist in corporate law, securities regulation and M&A, with an emphasis on transactions involving public companies. He regularly advises listed companies, investors and financial intermediaries. Jacques Iffland is authorized to represent issuers before the SIX Swiss Exchange.

Career

Admission to Lausanne Bar (1996), Legal adviser with the Swiss Takeover Board (1997), Joined Lenz & Staehelin (2001), Partner at Lenz & Staehelin (2007).

Languages

French, English, German.

Member

Geneva Bar Association (OdA), Swiss Bar Association (FSA), Société Genevoise de Droit et de Législation (SGDL), Member of the Independent Appeals Board of the SIX Swiss Exchange.

Education

University of Lausanne (lic. iur. 1992), University of Lausanne (Dr. iur. 1994).


Switzerland

Capital markets

Within: Capital markets

One of the 'leading practices in Switzerland', Lenz & Staehelin's 'depth and quality is world class'. Equity transactions, bond offerings, securitisation, derivatives, convertibles and structured notes are among its areas of expertise. 'Stand-out performer' Jacques Iffland advised ObsEva on a $60m private investment of shares and short-term warrants regarding a public equity transaction with several investors, while Rudolf Tschäni and Hans-Jakob Diem assisted Sika with its CHF1.65bn issuance of senior convertible bonds on SIX Swiss Exchange. 'Knowledgeable and thorough' derivatives and structured products expert François Rayroux and Zurich co-lead Patrick Schleiffer are other names to note.

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