Araki Legal provides legal services for corporations and private clients with a particular focus on:

Corporate and Commercial Law

Araki Legal provides comprehensive strategic legal advice concerning all aspects of corporate transactions, including structuring, due diligence, legal risk management, warranties and associated issues including competition, employment, intellectual property, taxation and other regulatory matters.

We have a long standing experience dealing with international commercial contracts, advising on the structuring, financing and negotiation of commercial agreements in a verity of contexts including agency, sales and distribution, franchise, license and concession contracts, project development, management services agreements, joint purchasing/selling, joint R&D and techonolgy transfer in a wide range of business sectors.

Tax Law

Araki Legal offers comprehensive tax advisory services to corporations and private individuals with a particular focus on corporate reorganisations, group structurings and reconstructions, M&A, joint ventures, private equity and venture capital.

We also advise clients on double taxation issues and related disclosure/exchange of information programmes, arising out of Switzerland’s international tax treaties, in coordination with our specialised partner lawyers and tax advisors from other jurisdictions.

Private clients

We act as a family office for high net worth families from Switzerland and Asia. We are prepared to find the individual solutions you need in the following areas:

  • Advice when changing your place of residence, in particular with regard to tax law and work and residence permits
  • Advice on succession planning for companies
  • Assistance with estate planning, in particular in an international context and implementation by way of inheritance contracts, wills, deeds of gift and bequests
  • Assistance with the establishment of foundations, trusts and similar vehicles