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Lenz & Staehelin

ROUTE DE CHÊNE 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

Guy Vermeil

Tel:
Work +41 58 450 70 00
Email:
Lenz & Staehelin

Work Department

Technology, Media & Telecoms, Outsourcing (ITO, BPO transactions), Corporate and M&A, Bankruptcy and Reorganization of Distressed Companies, Commercial and Contracts, Private Clients.

Position

Guy Vermeil is managing partner of Lenz & Staehelin in Geneva since 2012. Head of the practice group TMT and Outsourcing in Geneva, he is also an expert on corporate and M&A (including restructuring of distressed companies and moratorium procedures), as well as private clients. Guy Vermeil advises regularly on international and domestic transactions.

Career

Admission to Geneva Bar (1988), Admission to New York Bar (1990), Associate at Lenz & Staehelin (1991), Partner at Lenz & Staehelin (1997).

Languages

French, English, German.

Member

Geneva Bar Association (OdA), Swiss Bar Association (SAV), International Bar Association (IBA), Association Genevoise de Droit des Affaires (AGDA), Member of the Council of the Geneva Bar Association (since 2007).

Education

University of Geneva (lic. iur. 1984), Duke University School of Law, Durham, North Carolina (LL. M. 1989).


Switzerland

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Lenz & Staehelin's 'highly recommended, hands-on' team stands out for its 'very thorough levels of preparation' and 'impeccable integrity', 'combining exceptional lawyers with tremendous collegiality and client service'. Focus areas include private and public M&A, corporate governance, and private equity transactions. In a recent highlight, 'world-class M&A lawyerHans-Jakob Diem assisted Saudi Basic Industries with its upcoming 24.99% share capital acquisition in Clariant. Rudolf Tschäni is another key practitioner, while clients further recommend 'extraordinarily smartTino Gaberthüel; 'committedBeat Kühni, who has 'an encyclopaedic knowledge'; 'clear, proactive and quickStephan Erni; as well as 'efficient and flexible' Geneva-based Guy Vermeil.

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TMT

Within: TMT

Lenz & Staehelin is renowned for its transactional, contractual, licensing, regulatory, e-commerce, advertising and outsourcing experience, including longstanding expertise in the banking sector. In recent work, Lukas Morscher assisted a global banking group with the regulatory and transactional aspects concerning intra-group hosted data platform solutions. Transactions partner Guy Vermeil is the main contact in Geneva.

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