Corporate, Commercial and Contract Law

Our lawyers provide advice on all issues involving corporate, commercial and contract law.

We work with clients on matters ranging from business formations (“start-ups”) to corporate and tax-related reorganization of companies and affiliated groups, and we act on both domestic and international matters.

We conduct due diligence reviews for M&A transactions and provide advice on mergers, spin-offs, asset transfers and changes in the company’s legal form.

Our attorneys draft and review board member and executive contracts as well as family pool and consortium agreements. We likewise design management, distribution and compensation systems.

SOH has exceptional experience in the field of corporate group law. Within this field, one focal point of our work is the law related to horizontal groups of companies. Here, too, we are among the leading law firms.

We regularly create succession plans for our clients. We have particular expertise related to structuring foundation-based plans (charitable foundations, family foundations).

We provide comprehensive advice to our clients in questions of corporate culture and responsibility.