Dr Franz J. Kessler > Pestalozzi > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Pestalozzi
LÖWENSTRASSE 1
8001 ZÜRICH
Switzerland

Work Department

Energy

Position

Franz J. Kessler is a partner and member of Pestalozzi’s Corporate / M&A Group as well as head of Pestalozzi’s Energy Law practice. He advises clients in corporate governance issues, private and public M&A transactions, energy law (including hydropower concessions and regulatory issues), public procedural law and real estate law. He is an authorized issuer’s representative at the SIX Swiss Exchange.

Career

University of Zurich (lic. iur., 1997). Bar admission (1999). University of Zurich (Dr. iur., 2000). Harvard Law School, USA (LL.M., 2003). Partner at Pestalozzi (2020).

Languages

German, English, French.

Memberships

Swiss Bar Association, Zurich Bar Association, Commission on Legal Fees of the Zurich Bar Association (Chairman), Zurich Law Association.