Alexander Vogel is head of the corporate & finance practice team of Meyerlustenberger Lachenal. He joined the firm as a junior associate in 1990 and has been a partner since 2000. He graduated as lic iur HSG from the University of St Gallen in 1990, as Dr iur in 1997 and was admitted to practise in Switzerland in 1992 and in New York in 1994. Alexander Vogel also studied at the Northwestern/Kellogg University in Chicago, where he graduated as an LLM in 1994. He practised as a foreign associate with Mayer Brown & Platt in Chicago in 1994.
His practice focuses on financial markets law, particularly banking law and financial services regulation, and specialises in acquisition finance, real estate and leveraged finance, derivatives as well as closed-end collective investment schemes. He has extensive experience in structuring and negotiating cross-border financing transactions. His other areas of specialisation include mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and corporate law. Alexander Vogel has intensively published and lectured on finance, acquisition and financial market-related matters. He is a member of the management committee of the firm and a board member of several listed and non-listed companies.
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal is one of Switzerland's leading business law firms with a legal staff of approximately 85 professionals. With offices in Zurich, Geneva, Zug, Lausanne and Brussels, Meyerlustenberger Lachenal advises domestic and international clients in all areas of business law. The corporate and finance practice team of Meyerlustenberger Lachenal comprises 10 partners and 13 associates, specialising in corporate finance transactions, acquisitions, real estate, capital markets, banking law and financial services regulations.
WWL says: Alexander Vogel is praised for his “solutions oriented approach” and ability to “tailor advice to clients needs”
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