Spanish & Latin-American Desk

We provide assistance and advice to Spanish and Latin American companies and individuals.

A dedicated desk, delivering tailored advice on all aspects of cross-borders issues.

We have a dedicated desk providing assistance and advice to Spanish and Latin American companies and individuals looking to establish or develop business activities in Switzerland, as well as to Swiss companies operating in Spain and Latin America.

These clients benefit from our continuous exchange of information with local partners with whom we maintain privileged relations, and our cooperation with leading tax experts and accountants.

They thus receive comprehensive, tailored advice on all aspects of cross-border business issues, in areas including banking & finance, corporate & commercial, employment, dispute resolution and real estate.

Our experience includes:​

  • Advising a Spanish private equity investor on the acquisition of shares in a luxury Swiss watch company, including drafting of the shareholders’ agreement.
  • Representing Spanish creditors in the insolvency proceedings of a Swiss bank.
  • Advising a Swiss company on various acquisitions of residential and commercial real estate in Spain.
  • Representing Latin American heirs in Switzerland in a complex and multi- jurisdictional inheritance dispute.

Your Key Contact: Diego Leis

Diego Leis specializes in representing individual and corporate clients in commercial and contractual disputes as well as corporate and shareholder litigation.

He is also a member of our Fintech team and regularly involved in disputes related to cryptocurrencies and cybercrime.Diego Leis is a Cousel in our Dispute Resolution and Corporate & Commercial teams.

Contact him at:

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