Companies, associations and foundations

  • You are just about to launch a start-up: which legal structure should you choose – sole trader, limited liability company (GmbH) or company limited by shares (AG)?
  • A new round of investment is coming up with international investors: who is going to draw up an investment contract for you in English?
  • You would like to get involved in a philanthropic cause: should you set up a charitable foundation or a tax-exempt company?
  • You need fast dispute resolution: due to difficulties with a business partner, you need to develop a new strategy – who can assist you?

Whether you need a shareholder agreement to create clarity and avoid conflict; whether you want to buy, sell or restructure a company or set up a charitable foundation: the experts at Battegay Dürr will support you in all areas of company, association and foundation law – from setting up a limited liability company (GmbH) to international mergers and acquisitions.

Do you have any questions relating to company, association or foundation law? Then we look forward to hearing from you.

Services in the area of companies, associations and foundations

  • Articles of association
  • Formation of companies
  • Sale and acquisition of companies
  • Share deals, asset deals
  • Corporate succession
  • Mergers, demergers, transformations
  • Restructuring
  • Takeovers
  • Joint ventures
  • Private equity transactions
  • Venture capital transactions
  • Reorganization and restructuring
  • Share buyback
  • Management buyout
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Corporate governance
  • Advising family owned companies
  • Setting up an association (statutes)
  • Managing an association
  • Setting up a foundation (statutes and By-Laws)
  • Tax exemption of charitable foundations and charitable companies
  • Foundation management
  • Minority shareholders
  • Board of directors
  • Succession planning

Your experts in company, association and foundation law