Lenz & Staehelin is the largest law firm in Switzerland, with over 200 lawyers. Internationally oriented, the firm handles all aspects of international and Swiss law. Languages spoken include English, French, German, Italian, Russian and Spanish. Traditionally, the litigation practice has been a ... principal player for commercial and corporate disputes in Switzerland. As one of the leading M&A, takeover and shareholders’ litigation firms in the country, it has a strong record of success in these areas. The firm is also frequently retained to act in banking and finance litigation, and represents major corporations and individuals in regulatory enforcement matters and white-collar criminal investigations. It also has significant experience in advising private clients on wealth management and inheritance matters. As one of the largest of the few firms with sizeable offices in Zürich, Geneva and Lausanne, it is in an effective position to defend clients’ interests before courts and authorities in the German and French-speaking cantons of Switzerland.