Mirjam Vögeli focusses on corporate and commercial law as well as contract, liability and foundation law, including cases with an Asian element. Her area of practice also includes inheritance and estate law. Her broad legal knowledge and extensive practical experience in various fields of the law  enable her to provide a diverse array of targeted and efficient advice to high net worth individuals in relation to both their private and business activities. Mirjam Vögeli also advises and represents domestic and international clients in related proceedings before courts, supervisory and administrative authorities.

Experience

Mirjam Vögeli specialises in corporate, commercial, liability and contract law. She advises public and private companies in a broad range of matters, including cases with an Asian element and represents them in related proceedings before courts, supervisory and administrative authorities. In addition, her legal practice encompasses various types of voluminous litigation, including complex liability claims against directors and officers, intricate contractual disputes and other corporate and commercial litigation. Furthermore she has a special interest in charitable foundations.

Mirjam Vögeli also has broad experience in inheritance and estate law, in particular with regard to estate planning, inheritance contracts, wills, administration of executor mandates, and dispute resolution in these areas.

Her profound legal knowledge and extensive practical experience in various fields of the law enable her to provide a diverse array of targeted and efficient advice to high net worth individuals and families in all aspects of their private and business activities.

Mirjam is a board member of a Swiss charitable foundation.

Examples of experience:

  • Counsel to the Swiss group subsidiaries of a leading global enterprise in its international complex corporate reorganization

  • Counsel to Citychamp Dartong Group, a Shanghai listed company, in the acquisition of HL Le Mirador International SA, the owner and operator of the first class hotel “Le Mirador Resort & Spa”

  • Counsel to and representation of a Swiss pension fund in liquidation with regard to a significant liability claim before the Federal Administrative Court and the Federal Supreme Court

  • Counsel to a defendant in a series of complex and extensive D&O claims brought by the liquidator in connection with the bankruptcy of one of the largest Swiss groups of companies before the Commercial Court of the Canton of Zurich and the Federal Supreme Court

  • Advising various executors in the administration and execution of estates, including estates with assets and heirs in several jurisdictions

  • Advising various companies and foundations on corporate governance, corporate, commercial and regulatory law issues

  • IBA International Bar Association
  • SAV Swiss Bar Association
  • ZAV Zurich Bar Association