Legal 500 EMEA 2023 ranks again five Practice Areas of Thouvenin Rechtsanwälte
In its 2023 EMEA edition Legal 500, one of the world’s leading legal market analyst, recommends again in total five practice areas of Thouvenin Rechtsanwälte.
Legal 500 praises the five practice areas as follows:
Corporate, commercial and M&A: Thouvenin Rechtsanwälte has broad sector expertise, with notable areas of focus including manufacturing, healthcare, real estate, and technology. The group is active for clients both in relation to day-to-day corporate matters and major mandates, such as transactions and restructurings. Markus Alder co-leads the department with the ‘priceless’ Arlette Pfister. Michael Bosch has significant experience in general corporate advice, while Thomas Loher handles M&A transactions, restructurings, and corporate governance.
‘Great team with a very broad knowledge and well-connected on a global level. With Thouvenin it is easy to drive even international projects based out of Switzerland. Detailed knowledge about the laws, business focused and deep knowledge of the business models that could help us.’
‘Good team, competent, pleasure to work with.’
‘Thomas Loher: a highly competent, very professional senior lawyer, has at all times a good overview of all open issues as well as risks and chances of alternatives, clear and concise advice, swift and precise. A great support in complex cases.’
‘Working with Miss Arlette Pfister is a real pleasure. Her knowledge and commitment is priceless.’
Employment: The employment team at Thouvenin Rechtsanwälte is particularly experienced in providing support to executive employees, with practice co-head Thomas Loher having specialist experience in relation to relocation, immigration, and secondment matters for senior management. Co-head Anna Neukom Chaney is a specialist employment lawyer, as certified by he Swiss Bar Association and is especially adept at employment matters concerning work permits and data protection. Clients commend the firm’s ‘highly qualified‘ and ‘dedicated’ team.
‘Anna Neukom Chaney is a very experienced employment lawyer with a quick mind and extremely pleasurable to work with.’
‘Highly qualified professional, very responsive, always provides excellent strategic advice, able to cover many different legal topics, guided us successfully through different conflicts.’
‘From giving advice on our day-to-day employment concerns to advising on complex employment strategies and questions, Thouvenin’s employment team provides practical advice on a broad spectrum of labour and employment law matters. The team’s practitioners are dedicated and provide timely and valued advice for all our employment law issues, including representation in court.’
‘Anna Neukom Chaney is of entrepreneurial nature and she is personally invested in the success of her clients. She understands not only our legal, but also our business needs as well as internal processes. She is extremely reliable and renders tailor-made but still pragmatic advice and follows a cost-efficient approach. We greatly appreciate her hands-on client relationship management and her open and friendly nature – she is perfect to work with!’
Insurance: Thouvenin Rechtsanwälte’s team acts for a strong roster of insurance companies; the team handles insurance and liability law, and private insurance law. A particular area of focus for the team is claims management. The team is led by Martin Bürkle, who covers all aspects of insurance law.
Dispute resolution – litigation: Thouvenin Rechtsanwälte is a boutique dispute resolution firm with a long-standing focus on banking and estate litigation. The department has recently expanded to cover commercial and corporate litigation, and has developed expertise in distribution and licensing claims, post-M&A disputes, and liability matters. Daniel Stoll and Patrick Rohn co-lead the practice.
‘Patrick Rohn along with his teammates is committed and diligent, paying attention to details without losing the big picture. They always stay cool-headed and are professional in every way. They are a pleasure to work with. Not to mention the fact that they know how to identify a path to win.’
‘Exceptional analytical and strategic skills. Paying attention to details without losing the big picture. True partner for a client.’
‘Very responsive, with detailed and accurate analysis of matters and able to make a balanced judgement in the clients’ best interest.’
‘Daniel Stoll: An archetype of a reasonable, balanced individual with thorough legal knowledge and top analytical skills.’
Private Client: Thouvenin Rechtsanwälte handles the full spectrum of private client mandates spanning estate planning issues, wills, pre and post-nuptial agreements and estate litigation. The practice is headed up by Sandra Spirig, Daniel Stoll and Pius Bumann, and clients compliment the group on its ‘long-standing expertise‘ and ability to provide ‘tailor-made advice‘.
Thouvenin has an excellent private client team of lawyers. The team is small enough to provide tailor made advice to entrepreneurs and HNWI, yet it is sufficiently specialised to take care of the specific needs of private clients.’
‘Daniel Stoll and Thomas Loher stand out for their long-standing expertise. Sandra Spirig for her particular experience in inheritance law.’
‘The legal services provided remain at the highest level of merit, the lawyers demonstrate excellent knowledge and an individual approach to the client.’
‘Competent and responsive firm, good client engagement and access to partners.’
‘Small independent boutique and generally free of conflicts of interest. Very good advice also regarding tactical approach, responsive, professional lawyers with a high level of expertise in the offered fields of specialisation.’
‘Thomas Loher: Customer interest is the focus, reasoned approach, plus tactical approach, responsive, professional lawyer with a high level of expertise.’
‘Trusted long term relationship. Pragmatic and client oriented.’
‘Thomas Loher is a very experienced lawyer and has my full trust as an advisor not only on legal matters.’
Data Privacy and Data Protection: Rising Star Marco S. Meier, Counsel.
For further details, see: https://www.legal500.com/firms/11578-thouvenin-rechtsanwalte/12474-zurich-switzerland/#section-706247