Management & Administration

Management & Administration

Behind every successful lawyer is a team of support staff who contribute a great deal to the satisfaction of our clients. Our lawyers could not excel without the hard work and dedication of our highly qualified and motivated administrative personnel: secretaries, accountants, legal assistants, IT technicians, receptionists and other specialist staff. These people also receive thorough training on an ongoing basis to ensure that clients are given the same outstanding service at every level.

A group of experienced managers ensures the quality of our support services:

Rudolf Tschäni

Senior Counsel
Dr. iur., Attorney at Law, LL.M.


German, English, French

Contact Details

Zurich Office


Rudolf Tschäni is regarded as a leading expert in the market. Chambers Global and Chambers Europe recognized Rudolf Tschäni as the only "Star Individual" in Switzerland during many years and quote him as "a brilliant lawyer with an enormous track record". Who is Who Legal Switzerland names him a "superstar in M&A" and in the 2020 edition of Best Lawyers and Handelsblatt he is recognized as "Lawyer of the Year" for his work in Mergers & Acquisitions Law. Apart from advising on transactions generally, he concentrates on advising the board and management in takeover and stress situations as well as generally in the area of corporate governance. Furthermore, he has extensive experience as board member and is often nominated as arbitrator in national and international arbitration procedures, in particular in disputes relating to mergers and acquisitions.


University of Zurich (lic. iur. / Dr. iur.); College of Europe, Brugge (H.E.E); Harvard Law School (LL.M.); Admission to Zurich Bar; Admission to New York Bar; Partner at Lenz & Staehelin; since 2018 Senior Counsel at Lenz & Staehelin

Practice Areas

Corporate and M&A, Public Tender Offers, Private Equity, Corporate Governance, Banking and Finance, Capital Market and Commercial Litigation and Arbitration (particularly M&A Litigation)


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