Fields of Activity

NATURAL PERSONS

COMPANIES

PUBLIC AUTHORITIES

The main fields of activity of the Hartmann Dreyer law firm are as follows:

Notarial activity

Advice and preparation of all authentic documents, as well as the legalisation of signatures and the drawing up of certified copies.

Swiss law requires for the authenticated form for many deeds, in particular, in the fields of family law (marriage contract/registered partnership), real estate rights (sale, exchange, promise to donate or sell real property, constitution of a mortgage, a building right, a condominium, etc.), Inheritance Law (wills, contract of succession), Corporate Law, securities, etc.

Our notary: Cédric Page.

Contract Law

Negotiation, drafting (including in authenticated form) and verification of all types of contracts in both commercial and private fields, contracts for work and services, agency, commercial agency, franchise, distribution, sale, lease and employment contracts.

All our legal practitioners have extensive experience in this field and will be happy to advise you.

Construction Law and land use planning

Advice and dispute resolution in all construction and land use planning projects, including the preparation by our notary of the necessary authentic deeds.

Our specialists: Francine Defferrard, Denis Schroeter, Dominique Dreyer, Markus Jungo, Pierre Moret, Magali Baer as well as our notary Cédric Page.

Family Law (marriage/partnership, divorce, adoption, custody, etc.)

All questions and issues related to family life and preparation of authentic documents relating thereto.

Our specialists: Denis Schroeter, Denise Wettstein and Magali Baer as well as our notary Cédric Page.

Insurance Law and civil Liability Law

All questions relating to damage caused to or by a third party (from the acknowledgement of liability to the settlement of the claim), as well as all questions relating to insurance coverage.

Our specialists: Damien-R. Bossy, Denis SchroeterMarkus Jungo and Pierre Moret.

Administrative Law

General administrative law, civil servants' law and public procurement law.

Our specialists:

Francine Defferrard, Cédric Page, Denis SchroeterPierre Moret and Magali Baer.

Real Estate Law and lease law

All questions relating to the purchase, sale and leasing of private and public real estate, including the preparation and drafting by our notary of authentic deeds relating thereto.

Our specialists: Denis Schroeter, Francine Defferrard, Markus Jungo, Damien-R. Bossy and Pierre Moret, as well as our notary Cédric Page.

Corporate Law and Business Law

All matters relating to the creation, activities, restructuring (mergers & acquisitions) and liquidation of companies, including the preparation by our notary of the necessary authentic deeds.

Our specialists: Cédric Page, Markus Jungo, Damien-R. Bossy, Francine Defferrard, Pierre Moret, Denis Schroeter, Dominique Dreyer, as well as, for the preparation of authentic deeds, our notary Cédric Page.

Laws relating to Public Authorities

The lawyers in our firm are the usual representatives of several municipalities, advising them on all the difficulties they encounter (e.g. land use planning, personnel law, liability, public procurement, etc.). They also regularly represent the State.

Our specialists: Denis Schroeter, Pierre Moret, Magali Baer.

Inheritance Law

Estate planning and administration, drafting of wills, estate sharing, etc.

Our specialists: Francine Defferrard, Denis Schroeter, Markus Jungo, as well as our notary Cédric Page.

Employment Law

Negotiation and drafting of contracts; resolution of disputes before all instances.

Our specialists: Pierre Moret, Francine Defferrard, Denis Schroeter, Markus Jungo and Denise Wettstein.

Public Procurement Law

We advise public authorities and businesses in this field.

Our specialists: Magali Baer, Denis Schroeter, Pierre Moret.

International Family Law and Children Law

All matters relating to family and to children in an international context (including applicable law, matrimonial property systems, child abduction, etc.).

Our specialists: Damien-R. Bossy and Denise Wettstein.

Property rights (real rights) and neighbourhood rights

Advice and resolution of disputes concerning property rights and disputes between neighbours relating to land, buildings and other constructions.

Our specialists: Denis Schroeter, Francine Defferrard, Markus Jungo, Pierre Moret, as well as our notary Cédric Page.

Banking Law

Advice in the field of Banking Law and resolution of disputes between banks, as well as between banks and individuals.

Our specialists: Denis Schroeter, Cédric Page and Markus Jungo.

Association Law

All questions related to the creation and management of associations of all kinds.

Our specialists: Denis Schroeter, Damien-R. Bossy, Markus Jungo, Pierre Moret, as well as our notary Cédric Page.

Swiss and European Competition Law

Advice and dispute resolution in matters of Antitrust Law, Unfair Competition Law and European Law.

Our specialists: Dominique Dreyer, Markus Jungo and Pierre Moret.

International Transactions

All aspects related to the planning, structuring and execution of cross-border or international transactions.

Our specialists: Markus Jungo, Damien-R. BossyCédric Page and Denise Wettstein.

Criminal Law

Criminal offences of all kinds, including against the Road Traffic Act, the Drugs Act and other offences against physical integrity and property.

Our specialists: Pierre Moret, Denis Schroeter and Damien-R. Bossy.

Economic Criminal Law

Criminal offences in an economic context, such as fraud, abuse of corporate assets, corruption, money laundering, etc.

Our specialists: Dominique Dreyer, Damien-R. Bossy, Pierre Moret, Markus Jungo and Denis Schroeter.

International Private Law

Advice on the international structuring of companies, contracts, successions and marriages/divorces and the resolution of related disputes.

Our specialists: Damien-R. Bossy, Markus Jungo, Denis Schroeter, Cédric Page, Francine Defferrard and Denise Wettstein.

Domestic and International Arbitration

Representation and intervention as arbitrator or expert in any commercial arbitration proceedings at the Swiss and international level.

Our specialists: Dominique Dreyer and Markus Jungo.

Mediation and Conciliation

Representation as counsel and intervention as mediators or conciliators in amicable dispute resolution procedures.

Our specialists: Dominique Dreyer, Denis Schroeter, Pierre Moret and Cédric Page.

Legal proceedings before all courts (civil, administrative and criminal – domestic and foreign)

Representation (in French, German or Italian) before all cantonal and federal judicial instances, including conciliation instances, district, cantonal and federal courts. Advice on legal proceedings abroad in coordination with our foreign colleagues.

Our specialists: Damien-R. Bossy, Markus Jungo, Denise Wettstein, Denis Schroeter, Pierre Moret, Magali Baer, Francine Defferrard and Cédric Page.

Debt Collection and Bankruptcy Law and Debt Restructuring Postponement

Collection of all types of claims and liquidation of companies or enterprises.

Our specialists: Denis Schroeter, Markus Jungo, Pierre Moret, Damien-R. Bossy, Denise Wettstein and Francine Defferrard.

International judicial assistance and enforcement of foreign judgments, awards and decisions

Advice and support in the implementation of rights abroad in civil (family, children, inheritance), criminal and banking matters.

Our specialists: Denise Wettstein, Damien-R. Bossy and Markus Jungo.

Acting as companies directories

We act as directors of Swiss and foreign companies and have extensive experience in this field.

Our specialists: Dominique Dreyer, Markus Jungo, Damien-R. Bossy, Cédric Page and Pierre Moret.

Independent representation of shareholders

Independent representation of shareholders of large companies, particularly those listed on the stock exchange, which are unable to attend general meetings in person.

Our specialists: Damien-R. Bossy, Cédric Page, Dominique Dreyer and Markus Jungo.

Advice and preparation of all authentic documents, as well as the legalisation of signatures and the drawing up of certified copies.

Swiss law requires for the authenticated form for many deeds, in particular, in the fields of family law (marriage contract/registered partnership), real estate rights (sale, exchange, promise to donate or sell real property, constitution of a mortgage, a building right, a condominium, etc.), Inheritance Law (wills, contract of succession), Corporate Law, securities, etc.

Our notary: Cédric Page.

Negotiation, drafting (including in authenticated form) and verification of all types of contracts in both commercial and private fields, contracts for work and services, agency, commercial agency, franchise, distribution, sale, lease and employment contracts.

All our legal practitioners have extensive experience in this field and will be happy to advise you.

Advice and dispute resolution in all construction and land use planning projects, including the preparation by our notary of the necessary authentic deeds.

Our specialists: Francine Defferrard, Denis Schroeter, Dominique Dreyer, Markus Jungo, Pierre Moret, Magali Baer as well as our notary Cédric Page.

All questions and issues related to family life and preparation of authentic documents relating thereto.

Our specialists: Denis Schroeter, Denise Wettstein and Magali Baer as well as our notary Cédric Page.

All questions relating to damage caused to or by a third party (from the acknowledgement of liability to the settlement of the claim), as well as all questions relating to insurance coverage.

Our specialists: Damien-R. Bossy, Denis SchroeterMarkus Jungo and Pierre Moret.

General administrative law, civil servants' law and public procurement law.

Our specialists:

Francine Defferrard, Cédric Page, Denis SchroeterPierre Moret and Magali Baer.

All questions relating to the purchase, sale and leasing of private and public real estate, including the preparation and drafting by our notary of authentic deeds relating thereto.

Our specialists: Denis Schroeter, Francine Defferrard, Markus Jungo, Damien-R. Bossy and Pierre Moret, as well as our notary Cédric Page.

All matters relating to the creation, activities, restructuring (mergers & acquisitions) and liquidation of companies, including the preparation by our notary of the necessary authentic deeds.

Our specialists: Cédric Page, Markus Jungo, Damien-R. Bossy, Francine Defferrard, Pierre Moret, Denis Schroeter, Dominique Dreyer, as well as, for the preparation of authentic deeds, our notary Cédric Page.

The lawyers in our firm are the usual representatives of several municipalities, advising them on all the difficulties they encounter (e.g. land use planning, personnel law, liability, public procurement, etc.). They also regularly represent the State.

Our specialists: Denis Schroeter, Pierre Moret, Magali Baer.

Estate planning and administration, drafting of wills, estate sharing, etc.

Our specialists: Francine Defferrard, Denis Schroeter, Markus Jungo, as well as our notary Cédric Page.

Negotiation and drafting of contracts; resolution of disputes before all instances.

Our specialists: Pierre Moret, Francine Defferrard, Denis Schroeter, Markus Jungo and Denise Wettstein.

We advise public authorities and businesses in this field.

Our specialists: Magali Baer, Denis Schroeter, Pierre Moret.

All matters relating to family and to children in an international context (including applicable law, matrimonial property systems, child abduction, etc.).

Our specialists: Damien-R. Bossy and Denise Wettstein.

Advice and resolution of disputes concerning property rights and disputes between neighbours relating to land, buildings and other constructions.

Our specialists: Denis Schroeter, Francine Defferrard, Markus Jungo, Pierre Moret, as well as our notary Cédric Page.

Advice in the field of Banking Law and resolution of disputes between banks, as well as between banks and individuals.

Our specialists: Denis Schroeter, Cédric Page and Markus Jungo.

All questions related to the creation and management of associations of all kinds.

Our specialists: Denis Schroeter, Damien-R. Bossy, Markus Jungo, Pierre Moret, as well as our notary Cédric Page.

Advice and dispute resolution in matters of Antitrust Law, Unfair Competition Law and European Law.

Our specialists: Dominique Dreyer, Markus Jungo and Pierre Moret.

All aspects related to the planning, structuring and execution of cross-border or international transactions.

Our specialists: Markus Jungo, Damien-R. BossyCédric Page and Denise Wettstein.

Criminal offences of all kinds, including against the Road Traffic Act, the Drugs Act and other offences against physical integrity and property.

Our specialists: Pierre Moret, Denis Schroeter and Damien-R. Bossy.

Criminal offences in an economic context, such as fraud, abuse of corporate assets, corruption, money laundering, etc.

Our specialists: Dominique Dreyer, Damien-R. Bossy, Pierre Moret, Markus Jungo and Denis Schroeter.

Advice on the international structuring of companies, contracts, successions and marriages/divorces and the resolution of related disputes.

Our specialists: Damien-R. Bossy, Markus Jungo, Denis Schroeter, Cédric Page, Francine Defferrard and Denise Wettstein.

Representation and intervention as arbitrator or expert in any commercial arbitration proceedings at the Swiss and international level.

Our specialists: Dominique Dreyer and Markus Jungo.

Representation as counsel and intervention as mediators or conciliators in amicable dispute resolution procedures.

Our specialists: Dominique Dreyer, Denis Schroeter, Pierre Moret and Cédric Page.

Representation (in French, German or Italian) before all cantonal and federal judicial instances, including conciliation instances, district, cantonal and federal courts. Advice on legal proceedings abroad in coordination with our foreign colleagues.

Our specialists: Damien-R. Bossy, Markus Jungo, Denise Wettstein, Denis Schroeter, Pierre Moret, Magali Baer, Francine Defferrard and Cédric Page.

Collection of all types of claims and liquidation of companies or enterprises.

Our specialists: Denis Schroeter, Markus Jungo, Pierre Moret, Damien-R. Bossy, Denise Wettstein and Francine Defferrard.

Advice and support in the implementation of rights abroad in civil (family, children, inheritance), criminal and banking matters.

Our specialists: Denise Wettstein, Damien-R. Bossy and Markus Jungo.

We act as directors of Swiss and foreign companies and have extensive experience in this field.

Our specialists: Dominique Dreyer, Markus Jungo, Damien-R. Bossy, Cédric Page and Pierre Moret.

Independent representation of shareholders of large companies, particularly those listed on the stock exchange, which are unable to attend general meetings in person.

Our specialists: Damien-R. Bossy, Cédric Page, Dominique Dreyer and Markus Jungo.