Mr Matthias Wolf > Lenz & Staehelin > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Lenz & Staehelin
BRANDSCHENKESTRASSE 24
8027 ZURICH
Switzerland

Work Department

Corporate Law and M&A, Capital Markets, Banking and Finance

Position

Partner

Career

Admission to Zurich Bar (1997), Joined Lenz & Staehelin (1997), Associate in an American law firm in New York and London (1998-99), Admission to New York Bar (1999), Partner at Lenz & Staehelin (2007)

Languages

German, English, French

Memberships

Zurich Bar Association (ZAV), Swiss Bar Association (SAV), International Bar Association (IBA), Swiss Private Equity & Corporate Finance Association (SECA)

Education

University of Zurich (lic. iur., 1994), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (LL.M., 1998)

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Lenz & Staehelin enjoys an excellent reputation in the market for its activity in public takeovers, private mid- and large-cap transactions, private equity and venture capital matters as well as corporate governance advice. Noted for its ‘creativity, stability, and efficiency‘, the team is particularly well versed in the financial services (incl. FinTech), chemical, healthcare and life sciences, TMT, industrials, and real estate industries. The close collaboration across departments adds value for the clients. Practice heads Hans-Jakob Diem and Andreas Rötheli both have a strong track record in M&A and PE transactions. Matthias Wolf advises banking and finance industry clients, and Beat Kühni‘s expertise also covers the venture capital space. Tino Gaberthüel is a ‘top notch listed company/takeover expert.’ Simone Ehrsam made partner in January 2022.