Leonardo Cereghetti

Leonardo Cereghetti

Dr. iur., TEP, Attorney at Law, Partner

leonardo.cereghetti@kellerhals-carrard.ch

Raemistrasse 5
CH-8024 Zurich

Tel +41 58 200 39 00

Fax +41 58 200 39 11

Assistant:

Tanja Balseiro and Rebecca Maccioni

tanja.balseiro@kellerhals-carrard.ch; rebecca.maccioni@kellerhals-carrard.ch


Leonardo Cereghetti advises and represents clients in court in the areas of banking (including international legal and administrative assistance), corporate finance and M&A, as well as real estate and succession matters.


Practice areas
  • Banking law
  • Commercial law
  • Corporate finance
  • Insolvency and restructuring
  • Real estate
  • Succession law and estate planning
  • Litigation
  • Tax law
Practice groups
  • Litigation, arbitration and insolvency
  • Tax
  • Financial services
  • Private clients
Education
  • 1995: Dr. iur., Hochschule St. Gallen (Doctor Thesis on "Disclosure of business participations")
  • 1988: lic. iur., Hochschule St. Gallen
Experience / Career
  • since 2007: Partner of Kellerhals Carrard
  • 2000-2006: partner of the law firm Wiederkehr Forster, Zurich
  • 1995-1999: senior associate of the law firm Wiederkehr Forster, Zurich
  • 1994: consultant in the Tax Department of former Revisuisse Pricewaterhouse, Zurich
  • 1992-1993: junior associate and successively associate in the law firm Kaufmann+David in St. Gallen
  • 1991: clerk at the District Court of Untertoggenburg (SG)
  • 1989-1990: research fellow at the Institute of Legal Sciences of the Hochschule St. Gallen (within the Project of the Swiss National Science Foundation on “Information as object of the law” Prof. Dr. Jean Nicolas Druey)
Languages
  • German
  • English
  • Italian
  • French
  • Spanish
Memberships
  • Swiss Bar Associations (SAV)
  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)
  • Swiss Association of Arbitration (ASA)
  • Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)
Publications and presentations
  • Schweizer Bundesgericht: Entscheid zur Rechenschafts- und Herausgabepflicht von Retrozessionen in: Finews vom 12. November 2012: www.finews.ch

  • Disclaimers und Haftungsfreizeichnungen im E-Commerce (in: sic! Zeitschrift für Immaterialgüter-, Informations- und Wettbewerbsrecht, 1/2002 1 ff.)

  • International Securities Law — Switzerland (in: International Securities Law, General Editor: Dennis Campbell, Center for International Legal Studies, Salzburg, Austria, BNA, London 2001; co-author: Prof. Dr. Rolf H. Weber)

  • Legal Implications of the Millennium Bug (in: The Comparative Law Yearbook of International Business, The Hagues, London, Boston, 1999, S. 417-445; co-author: Prof. Dr. Rolf H. Weber)
    Heikle Aufnahmen von Telefongesprächen (in: Neue Zürcher Zeitung, 30. Dezember 1997); (co-author: Dr. iur. Patrick Umbach)

  • Offenlegung von Unternehmensbeteiligungen unter Berücksichtigung des Schweizerischen Aktien- und Börsenrechts, Dissertation 1995

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