Advestra > Zurich, Switzerland > Firm Profile
Advestra > The Legal 500 RankingsAdvestra has firmly established itself since its founding in 2020, and has advised on numerous IPOs, spin-offs, capital increases, and debt issuances. Thomas Reutter is a noted expert, with broad experience in capital markets matters, while Annette Weber and Sandro Fehlmann advise on equity and debt capital market transactions for issuers and banks. Alexander von Jeinsen, whose practice includes IPOs, capital increases and secondary share placements, is also a key name to note.
Other key lawyers:
‘Advestra is a driving voice in capital markets in Switzerland. Strong performance and good track record.’
‘Alexander von Jeinsen has a straightforward language, clear thinking and is very good at resolving complex issues.’
‘Annette Weber impresses with a cooperative and credible performance. We have had a good experience.’
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Cembra Money Bank
Keda Industrial Group Co., Ltd.
Ningbo Shanshan Co., Ltd.
- Advised Credit Suisse and UBS on the first Swiss SPAC IPO of VT5.
- Advised Keda Industrial Group Co., Ltd. and Ningbo Shanshan Co., Ltd. on their GDR issuances and listings on SIX Swiss Exchange.
- Advised Credit Suisse and Berenberg on the IPO of SKAN, which included a quasi-merger and a delisting from BX Swiss.
‘I rarely experience a more efficient lawyer delivering such high quality.’
‘Sandro Fehlman is a very business oriented, hard-working and efficient lawyer. My lawyer of choice for executing deals.’
‘Profound knowledge of legal aspects of capital markets from privately placed bonds to public tender offers and bridge financing of such public tender offers.’
Swiss Prime Site
Falcon Private AG
- Advised Swiss Prime Site on a comprehensive refinancing.
- Advised Swisspearl on the financing of the acquisition of Cembrit.
- Advised Falcon Private AG on the winding down of its business.
Other key lawyers:
‘A very young and dynamic team.’
‘Beda Kaufmann is extremely professional, responsive, strong in negotiations while always being pragmatic and solution-oriented.’
‘The team works highly efficiently, is business oriented, and has a very attractive cost-benefit ratio.’
One Equity Partners
Zurich Insurance Company
CBRE Investment Management
Mubadala Investment Company/Falcon Private AG
- Advised Swiss Re on its sale of Elips Life to Swiss Life.
- Advised GBL on the acquisition of a majority stake in Sanoptis.
- Advised Andermatt Swiss Alps on investment by Vail Resorts.
Advestra > Firm Profile
Advestra was founded in 2020 by passionate lawyers on a shared vision: clients deserve sophisticated advice by dynamic and approachable professionals with a deep commercial understanding. Advestra is a corporate law firm combining the power of a big law firm with the personal and lean approach of a small firm. The team consists of experienced lawyers with outstanding legal and transactional expertise. Clients in Switzerland and around the world retain Advestra for advice on all matters related to corporate|M&A, capital markets, finance, financial services and tax. For practice areas the firm does not cover itself, it teams up with specialist law firms leading in their field to deliver comprehensive services to the clients.
|Prof Dr Rashid Bahar
|Partner Rahsid Bahar is an expert on corporate law and financial market…
|Partner Sandro Fehlmann’s practice focuses on capital market transactions (equity and debt)…
|Partner Beda Kaufmann’s practice focuses on M&A transactions. He also advises clients…
|Partner Daniel Raun’s practice focuses on M&A and capital market transactions. He…
|Dr Thomas Reutter
|Partner Thomas Reutter advises clients with their capital market and M&A transactions.…
|Partner Roland Truffer chiefly advises in the fields of financial services and…
|Partner Annette Weber focuses on capital market transactions as well as M&A…
|Dr Alexander von Jeinsen
|Partner Alexander von Jeinsen’s broad practice covers capital markets and financing transactions,…