BEAU HLB provides its clients with the full panoply of legal services with the exception of representing clients in court.
We offer companies innovative and all-inclusive solutions to achieve their business objectives.
Our legal team brings extensive experience and knowledge of how to incorporate companies, both in Switzerland and overseas, and helps you choose the right legal form for your company and draft charters and shareholder agreements.
We also advise our clients on corporate governance, giving directors clear guidance on such issues as liability exposure, risk management, negotiation and the choice of the right professional insurance solutions. Our team can develop processes for holding management board meetings and carrying out the function of the corporate secretary.
We plan and implement all aspects of corporate restructuring, such as mergers, splits, transformations, stake holding transfers, MBO’s, MBI’s and more. We advise on the critical financial aspects of such transactions, including bank contracts, loans, sponsorships and franchise agreements and can see you through the process of succession and liquidation.
We provide counseling to corporate clients in areas such as compliance with money laundering regulations in Switzerland and internationally, banking law, employment law and insurance and social security law.
We advise on the legal aspects of group holdings and draft contracts between group entities.
Company law (companies set up, advisory, restructuration and liquidation)
Commercial law (drafting agreements, controls)
Succession law (audit, and estate planning, drafting will, etc.)
Matrimonial and family law
Intellectual property law (registration of brands, patents, etc.)
International private law
Employment law (assistance in recruitment, redundancy, drafting employment contract and company Employees handbook, advisory)
Immigration law (contacts with Swiss/cantonal authorities, Request and renewal of work/residency permits)
Assistance for the registration to a self regulated organization, (LBA), follow up and counselling (compliance with Swiss anti-Money laundering law)
Management of legal cases, litigation, insolvency proceedings