Florian S. Jörg

Dr. iur., MCJ, NY Bar
Attorney at law Partner
Co-Head in International Practice
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Joerg Florian

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Florian S. Jörg advises companies and individuals doing business in Switzerland or planning such activities. He has many years of experience in the areas of transactions (M&A, joint venture, private equity, venture capital), company formations, general corporate and contract law as well as banking law, in particular in international matters. He also represents his clients before state courts or arbitration tribunals. Florian S. Jörg frequently publishes and acts as an editor in these subject areas. He also regularly gives lectures in Switzerland and abroad or chairs specialist conferences. Florian S. Jörg also holds a lectureship at the University of St. Gallen. In addition, he is chairman or member of several company boards of directors and foundation boards.

Admitted to the Swiss Bar since 1994.
Foreign lawyer patent: New York (not practicing) since 1999
  • Partner Bratschi Ltd
  • Senior Associate Froriep Renggli Rechtsanwälte (2004-2009)
  • Associate von Meiss Blum & Partner (1998-2004)
  • Associate Lenz & Staehelin (1997-1998)
  • Intern District Court of Altstätten SG (1992-1993) and with Rüesch Rechtsanwälte (1993-1994)
  • Master of Comparative Jurisprudence (MCJ), New York University School of Law (NYU) (1996-1997)
  • Dr. iur. HSG, University of St. Gallen (1997)
  • lic. iur. HSG, University of St. Gallen (1992)
  • Lecturer in private law at the University of St. Gallen since 2001
  • Member of the American Bar Foundation (ABF)
  • Past Co-Chair of the Europe Committee and of the M&A and Joint Venture Committee of the American Bar Association, Section of International Law
  • Past Country Representative Switzerland of the American Bar Association, Section of International Law
  • Past Division Chair (Business Law I) of the American Bar Association, Section of International Law
  • Past vice-chair of the Cross-Border Investment Committee of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association
  • Officer of the IBA Closely Held and Growing Business Enterprises Committee
  • recommended for «Corporate Law», «Litigation» and «Mergers and Acquisitions» by Best Lawyers (2022)
  • recommended for «Commercial, Corporate and M&A» by Legal500 (2022)
  • highly recommended «Switzerland - Best Law Firms for M&A - 2022» by Leaders League
  • highly recommended «Switzerland - Best Law Firms for Corporate / M&A - 2021» by Leaders League
  • recommended for «Corporate Law», «Litigation», «Mergers and Acquisitions» and «Telecommunications Law» by Best Lawyers (2021)
  • recommended for «Corporate Law», «Mergers and Acquisitions» and «Telecommunications Law» by Best Lawyers (2018)
  • recommended for «Mergers and Acquisitions» by Best Lawyers
  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)
  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV)
  • German-Swiss Lawyers' Association (DSJV)
  • Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)
  • German-American Lawyers' Association (DAJV)
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • American Bar Association (ABA)
  • New York State Bar Association (NYStBA)
  • Fellow of the American Bar Foundation (ABF)

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Publication

Switzerland - Corporate Acquisitions and Mergers

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Mergers & Acquisitions

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News

18.05.2021

PHT International, Inc., acquires all shares of PHT Pharmaceutical AG (formerly BPh Investitionen AG)

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16.02.2021

SMARTCOMMS SC LIMITED acquires all shares of Assentis Technologies AG

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Events

20.02.2024

Treffpunkt Compliance & Recht «ESG-Compliance – Was heisst das für Unternehmen und Verwaltungsräte?»

Bratschi AG
Christian Wind, Rolf H. Weber, Florian S. Jörg
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28.02.2024

Treffpunkt Compliance & Recht «ESG-Compliance – Was heisst das für Unternehmen und Verwaltungsräte?»

Webinar, online
Christian Wind, Rolf H. Weber, Florian S. Jörg
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