Mergers & Acquisitions 

Are you interested in a takeover or the sale of a business? Are you planning a management buy-out or joint venture?

Our legal advisors bring their multidisciplinary experience to bear in the effective implementation of mergers & acquisitions projects. Our work methods are interdisciplinary and we have sound knowledge of financial interrelationships. We implement your local transactions using our in-depth knowledge of the market and our presence at nine locations throughout Switzerland. For cross-border transactions, we support foreign investors in the purchase of businesses or parts thereof in Switzerland.
Are you planning to expand your business abroad or do your transactions have an international dimension? If so, we will complement our team with legal advisors sourced from abroad.


Our offer

We can advise you with regard to mergers & acquisitions, management-buy-outs/buy-ins, private equity and real estate transactions and joint ventures.

From the development of your transaction structure to the drafting of the agreements and subsequent merger integration, we are your professional partner.

Legal Due Diligence

You would like to know the risks and opportunities related to your investment target? You want to know whether you will get what you want? We work together with our clients to develop a list of questions tailored to the concrete investment decision and then use this basis to support you in the decision on a further course of action.

Public Takeovers

Is your company considering a public takeover? We advise and support both, the offeror and the board of directors of the target company, in all issues in connection with public takeover offers and of course also takes on mandates as a review body.

Private Equity and Venture Capital

KPMG Legal supports you with regard to all forms of private equity and venture capital investments and divestments (“exits“).
KPMG’s Legal can assist you in developing and negotiating your real-estate contracts. We’ll determine whether a share deal or an asset deal is more advantageous for you. Are you looking for the most suitable investment vehicle for your real-estate investment? We’ll help you with the evaluation.


Jörg A. Kilchmann

Jörg A. Kilchmann

Partner, Attorney-at-Law, LL.M.

+41 58 249 35 73

Giordano Rezzonico

Giordano Rezzonico

Partner, Head of Legal Western Switzerland

+41 58 249 38 06

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