Commercial and Contracts

This group's specialties include the establishment and structuring of new business operations in and out of Switzerland, as well as advice on the entire range of commercial activities. Lenz & Staehelin has the resources necessary to advise on all matters relating to traditional contract law - encompassing the drafting, negotiation, implementation and enforcement of contracts.

This practice group also works with clients in regulated industries such as food and health, transport, aviation and life sciences, advising them on both the commercial and regulatory aspects of their business.

Our work includes:

  • Business organizations
  • Commercial and contract related litigation and arbitration 
  • Establishment of business operations in and from Switzerland 
  • Specialist advice on the entire range of commercial activities in and from Switzerland
  • General contract 
  • Domestic and cross-border supply and distribution arrangements
  • Regulated industries: 

    • Aviation
    • Energy
    • Food and health 
    • Transport 
    • Life science 
    • Financial services