Partner, LL.M. [Columbia University]
After completing his law studies at the University of Fribourg (magna cum laude), Philippe moved to Zurich in 2004, where he worked as a junior associate for Baker & McKenzie and then for the Tribunal of the District of Bülach. After successfully taking the Zurich bar, Philippe returned to Baker & McKenzie Zurich as an associate in 2007. He then moved to New York, where he graduated from Columbia University (LL.M. 2009, Harlan Fiske Stone) and passed the New York bar exam. In September 2009, Philippe started with the law firm Homburger in Zurich, where he practiced until joining Jacquemoud Stanislas.
Philippe has experience in a broad variety of transactions in corporate finance from seed capital investments to takeovers of companies, including debt financing. He also advises financial institutions in relation to regulatory matters, as well as private equity and hedge funds in the set-up of their structures. Within this field, Philippe has developed a strong practice in digital assets.
Philippe also acts as counsel and arbitrator in M&A and shareholders’ litigations.
Philippe speaks at conferences and regularly publishes articles in newspapers and law reviews on topics related to his areas of practice.
Deals & Cases
In : SJZ-RSJ 1/2023
In: GesKR 1|2021
In cooperation with Clément Bouvier
In: GesKR 4|2015
In: GsKR 2015/4, p. 536
In: GesKR 3|2014
In cooperation with Camille Auberson
(in French) Swiss Review of Business and Financial Market Law
SZW 4/2013, p. 292
(in French), LeTemps, Mar. 15, 2013
(in French), La Semaine Judiciaire 2013 II 271
(in English), in: GsKR 2|2012 (Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Gesellschafts- und Kapitalmarktrecht sowie Umstrukturierungen)
(in French), published in LeTemps, Mar. 23, 2012
(in French), published in LeTemps, Oct. 05, 2011
(in French) published in leTemps, May 8, 2010
Articles 25-27, published by Stämpfli, Zurich 2010
(in French) published in LeTemps, Sept. 18, 2009
(in English), published in the Jus Letter, 6/22/2009
(in French), published in LeTemps, June 5, 2009
(in German), published in the Swiss Review of Business and Financial Market Law, SZW 6/2008, p. 574
(in French), Mediaplanet Due Diligence, June 2008, p. 10
(in French), published in LeTemps, 6/5/2008
(in German), published in the Swiss Review of Business and Financial Market Law, SZW 4/2008, p. 393
(in English), European Legal Developments Bulletin, Baker & McKenzie, Spring 2008, Volume 20 No 2
(in English), European Legal Developments Bulletin, Baker & McKenzie, Winter 2008, Volume 20 No 1
(in English), Toolkit Law and Taxes, Venture companies for tomorrow, McKinsey & Company and Federal Polytechnicum Zurich, third edition, published in November 2007.
(in French), published in Le Temps, 2/11/2007
(in English), European Legal Developments Bulletin, Baker & McKenzie, Summer 2007, Volume 19 No 3
(in French), published in Le Temps, 8/6/2007
(in German), published in the Swiss Review of Business and Financial Market Law, 5/2005, p. 221