Hélène Weidmann

Hélène Weidmann

Presentation 

Attorney-at-law / LL.M. (New York University) / Partner

Hélène Weidmann has a wide expertise on commercial transactions, in particular Mergers & Acquisitions of a variety of companies (small and medium size companies, banks and other regulated entities, multinational companies or listed companies). Her fields of activity are, in particular business law, corporate law, contract law, stock exchange regulations and criminal economic law.

She advises corporations, their managers and investors from the incorporation of the structure in Switzerland until its sale or restructuring.

Prior to joining Reymond & Associés, she practiced eight years within a leading business law firm (Lenz & Staehelin) in Lausanne and Zurich.

Training 

LL.M., New York University School of Law (2007)

Bar admission (2005)

Universities of Lausanne and Zurich, Master of Law (2003)

Areas of expertise 

Business law

Business transactions (due diligence, drafting and negotiating agreements - confidentiality agreement, sale and purchase agreement, shareholders agreement – company restructuring)

Corporate law

Contract law

Stock exchange regulation

Employment law

Commercial disputes

Criminal economic law

Professional experience 

Partner at the law firm Reymond & Associés (since 2016)

Attorney-at-law with Lenz & Staehelin, Lausanne and Zurich (2008– 2016)

Attorney-at-law with Burnand & Associés, Lausanne (2007 – 2008)

Trainee lawyer with Keppeler & Associés, Geneva (2003– 2005)

Languages 
French, English, German
Memberships 

Vaud Bar Association (OAV)

Swiss Bar Association (FSA)

Business Law Center of the University of Lausanne (CEDIDAC)

Women’s Business Society

International Bar Association (IBA)

Geneva Association of Business Law (AGDA)

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