Since more than a decade our law firm has developed specific skills in the field of Mergers and Acquisitions. Our lawyers have accrued an extensive expertise both in national and international transactions, thus allowing us to become one of the leading law firms of the Cantone Ticino in this sector.
Lawyers active in this department regularly assist sellers, buyers, private equity funds or investment banks in all phases related to the acquisition and the transfer of companies and/or assets both in Switzerland and worldwide. Our services include, among other, the drafting and negotiation of preliminary offers, the preparation of data room, the legal and tax due diligence activity, the drafting and negotiation of contracts, the assistance during the signing and closing phases.
Through our network of external professionals, we are able to organize and carry out financial, accountant, technical and environmental due diligence activities.
We regularly assist entrepreneurs in the delicate phase of planning and execution of the generational changeover phase of family businesses, also helping them to implement all instruments designed for the preliminary restructuring of the company and for an appropriate corporate governance. We advise our clients in adopting the most adequate testamentary dispositions and in optimizing the tax impact both prior and after conclusion of the transaction.