Nicolas Iynedjian is "an established figure in the field for real estate and construction matters". He is well-versed in acquisition, lease, loan and regulatory matters.
An expert in real estate law, Nicolas also advises Swiss and international clients on all aspects of corporate and commercial law. He is the managing partner at our Lausanne office.
Nicolas has been a partner at our firm since 2016. A significant portion of his work is in connection with real estate and includes acquisition, lease, loan, security interest, regulatory and zoning matters, as well as dispute resolution. He also regularly advises Swiss and foreign companies on corporate issues, shareholders’ agreements, mergers and acquisitions, plus banking and financing matters.
Nicolas’s work experience includes practice with a major Swiss law firms in Zurich, Geneva and Lausanne as well as with a leading US law firm in New York City. He teaches negotiation at the Lausanne University Centre for Business Law (CEDIDAC), the International Institute of Management in Technology of the University of Fribourg, LUISS Guido Carli in Rome, the University of Lucerne (Lawbility programme) and the Swiss Bar Association in connection with its specialisation programmes.
Nicolas is the author of a number of legal publications, mainly on security interests and contract negotiation. He is a regular speaker on negotiation and corporate law.
He graduated in 1995, earned a doctorate in 1999 at the University of Lausanne and an LLM (Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar) at Columbia School of Law in New York City in 2003. Nicolas speaks French, English and German.
With around 220 legal experts, Walder Wyss is one of the most successful and fastest growing Swiss commercial law firms, with offices in Zurich, Geneva, Basel, Berne, Lausanne and Lugano. They specialise in corporate and commercial law, banking and finance, intellectual property and competition law, dispute resolution and tax law. Their clients include national and international companies, publicly held corporations and family businesses as well as public law institutions and private clients.