With over 200 lawyers and offices located in Zurich, Geneva and Lausanne, Lenz & Staehelin is the largest law firm in Switzerland. It has a long-standing international practice and is ranked amongst the leading firms in all areas of business law. Its clients include national and foreign individuals and corporations, based in Switzerland and abroad.
The Employment and Pensions practice group draws on Lenz & Staehelin’s long experience in all areas of private employment and public labour law, including litigation and arbitration. Our main activities cover the drafting of company rules and regulations, the legal aspects of executive compensation, and the complex issue of cross-border employee transfers to Switzerland. The Employment and Pensions practice group advises both employers and senior employees.
The Employment and Pensions practice also advises clients on obtaining Swiss work permits for foreign nationals, a service underpinned by our firm’s tradition of maintaining good contacts with the national and cantonal immigration authorities.