Dr Philipp Candreia > Niederer Kraft Frey AG > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Niederer Kraft Frey AG

Work Department

Corporate / Mergers & Acquisitions, White Collar Crime & Investigations, Banking & Finance. 


Philipp Candreia specializes in complex M&A transactions in various industries with a focus on regulated entities, as well as in large-scale internal and regulatory investigations and enforcement matters. He frequently advises clients on stock exchange and banking regulatory matters, general corporate law and assists borrowers and lenders regarding loan facilities for general corporate purposes, as well as for acquisition finance.


Niederer Kraft Frey, Trainee (1999), Associate (2005), Senior Associate (2009), Partner (2014-).


German, English, Norwegian.


Swiss Bar Association. Zurich Bar Association. International Bar Association.


University of St. Gallen (HSG), lic. iur. HSG (1998). Swiss Bar (2001). University of Cambridge (Peterhouse), LL.M. (2003). University of Zurich, PhD (2006).

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Regulatory, compliance and investigations

Niederer Kraft Frey AG ‘convinces by its responsiveness and its superb quality’ in investigation and white-collar crime matters. The practice shoulders a particularly busy caseload in the banking sector, but is increasingly active in the insurance, medical, fashion, energy and automobile sectors. Clients include Swiss and international companies as well as individuals. The practice is headed by ‘strategic mastermindJuerg Bloch and financial industry specialist Philipp Candreia. Lukas Beeler and Daniel Eisele add dispute resolution expertise to the team.