Expertise

Transactions / M&A

Share deal, asset deal or venture capital: we support transactions in every phase of a company's life.

We support our clients in all types of national and international transactions - from planning and structuring to full implementation.

Our team provides comprehensive and tailored advice on all legal and tax aspects and works closely with teams from other areas of law (such as IP/IT, employment law, or real estate).

Legal

  • Structuring and execution of company (sales) acquisitions and joint ventures
  • Private equity transactions and venture capital
  • Legal due diligence
  • Advising start-ups and founders on financing and implementing their business ideas
  • Mergers, reorganisation, and restructurings
  • Financing
  • Real estate transactions
  • Succession planning in family businesses
  • Post-transaction litigation

Tax

  • Tax-efficient structuring of investments regarding optimal acquisition and group structure and financing and exit strategy
  • Tax due diligence reviews
  • Exploitation of tax opportunities in connection with new business models
  • Simplification of the group structure
  • Implementation of specific M&A transactions, including ensuring tax compliance

Listings

  • The Legal 500

    The team at MME Legal | Tax | Compliance regularly acts for buyers, sellers and start-ups. In addition to transactional support, the team is also able to work with the wider firm to handle tax, compliance and employment matters as they arise in the context of M&A. Peter Kuhn leads the group, which also includes corporate governance specialist Balz Hoesly; Zug-based Andreas Rudolf, who is a key name for real estate deals; and private equity and venture capital specialist Alex Enzler.

    MME Legal | Tax | Compliance's Zurich-based team has an established practice and advises clients on corporate and public governance matters. It is also strongly involved in compliance, anti-money laundering, M&A and estate planning mandates. Balz Hösly also serves as the chairman and member on various boards of directors. Urs Isenegger combines his practice in this space with advice on competition and intellectual property law. Samuel Bussmann is also noted.

    Practice head(s):

    Peter Kuhn (M&A)

    Other key lawyers:

    Balz Hoesly; Andreas Rudolf; Alex Enzler; Samuel Bussmann

    Testimonials

    ‘Highly professional team with deep knowledge. Good understanding of local requirements and culture.’

    ‘Good network in different industries and good relations to local authorities.’

  • BILANZ Top Law Firms Switzerland: "Mergers and acquisitions (M&A)"

    MME Legal | Tax | Compliance was awarded in Bilanz as one of the best law firms in the legal field "Mergers and acquisitions (M&A)" 2021. 

Your Team

We will be pleased to provide you with comprehensive and interdisciplinary advice in the areas of legal and tax.