Lexarte

The Art of Law
About us

Lexarte is an internationally oriented business law firm with a strong entrepreneurial focus.

Our clients highly appreciate that we may embed their legal issues pragmatically and solution-oriented in the overall corporate context and that we support them in their strategic objectives and the corporate growth.

State-of-the-art technology and innovative solutions support our customers in their corporate development.

Expertise
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Contract-, Commercial- and Corporate Law
  • Consulting, negotiation and drafting of agreements in business law
  • Establishment, restructuring, reorganization, mergers and demergers, liquidation of partnerships and corporations
  • Company acquisitions and company sales, corporate agreements
  • Joint ventures, private equity or venture capital transactions
  • Corporate law agreements (shareholder and partnership agreements, etc.)
  • Corporate governance and business organization
  • Financing and securing
  • Employment contracts, personnel regulations, bonus and participation models
Financial Market Law
  • Establishment, consulting and regulation of asset managers, funds, family offices and investors as well as representation to supervisory organizations
  • Consulting financial service providers on financial and regulatory developments and their implementation
  • Creation of all industry-specific agreements, regulations, instructions etc.
  • Consulting and support in internal and external investigations and enforcement procedures
  • Implementation of compliance and anti-money laundering regulations
  • Legalization of assets (self-denunciation, participation in amnesties and repatriations)
  • Development and implementation of blockchain projects such as ICOs, trading platforms for crypto-currencies and asset tokens
Sports Law
  • Consulting sports organizers, sports marketing agencies, stadium operators, media companies or sponsors and professional athletes on legal-, strategy- or management issues
  • Consulting, negotiation and drafting of media- and marketing rights agreements (including agreements in the areas of host broadcasting, sponsoring, hospitality or merchandising)
  • Consulting in the field of organization, structuring and management of federations and associations (including corporate governance) as well as financing and sports facility construction
Media-, Data Protection-, Communication- and Entertainment Law
  • Consulting on infringements of personality rights and protection of legal personality, replies as well as rectifications and clarifications in the media
  • Consulting on data protection law issues, data protection concepts or data protection declarations
  • Consulting on radio- and television law issues such as licenses, agreements or advertising
  • Consulting on copyright-, publishing- and advertising law and unfair competition law
  • Support of international and national motion picture productions and motion picture financing as well as exploitation and distribution of motion pictures
  • Legal support in the fields of music, art, photography, electronic media, internet and print media
IT Law
  • Consulting, negotiation and drafting of IT agreements including distribution- and licensing agreements and sales agreements
  • Legal advice on electronic commerce (e-commerce, also online / mobile)
  • Consulting on protection and exploitation of software
Inheritance- and succession planning and third phase of life
  • Planning and implementation of company successions, especially for family businesses
  • Support in planning and realization of issues as to the third phase of life
  • Assistance in the legal preservation of self-determination in old age as well as representation in the case of old age and disability including protection of adults
  • Structuring of assets in the event of death
  • Drafting advance directives, patient wills, funeral instructions, etc.
  • Takeover of execution of wills
Private Clients
  • Consulting wealthy families and individuals in the area of estate planning and estate management as well as property, real estate and land ownership
  • Consulting on succession planning for entrepreneurs and companies
  • Support in domiciling private individuals in Switzerland and the establishment of family businesses in Switzerland
  • Legal advice in the field of asset management and -investment
  • Advice on asset protection and transfer of assets to Switzerland
  • Support in planning, establishment and supervision of foundations and trusts
Mediation
Execution of out-of-court, voluntary and confidential procedures for the resolution of conflicts between companies (also in-house), contracting parties, in and with public administrations, inheritances, neighboring matters and support of complex negotiations.
Outsourced Legal Services and Provision of Domicile
  • Enabling outsourced legal departments for smaller and medium-sized as well as foreign companies in Switzerland
  • Provision of domicile in Zurich and Olten
Notary’s Office (Olten)
  • Notarisation of incorporations, corporate decisions and restructurings
  • Notarisation of inheritance and marriage contracts, wills and advance directives
  • Notarisation of enforceable deeds, preservation of evidence and notarial certifications

Team

Andreas Erb

Andreas Erb

Thomas Hügi

Thomas Hügi

Lukas Jaroch

Lukas Jaroch

Catherine Müller

Catherine Müller

Julie Bendel

Julie Bendel

Vera Büch

Vera Büch

Gidon Eberle

Gidon Eberle

Petra Inglin

Petra Inglin