Partner Dr. Patrick Schleiffer is co-head of the Capital Markets Group in Zurich and a leading and recognized expert on financial market law, particularly capital markets, stock exchange and securities law, investment fund law, financial services regulation and corporate law and corporate governance. Patrick Schleiffer lectures capital markets and securities law at the University of Zurich and is a regular speaker at conference and co-editor of the Swiss Internet based law Journal "CapLaw". He is authorized to represent issuers before the SIX Swiss Exchange.
Patrick Schleiffer completed his graduate and post-graduate studies in Zurich (lic iur, 1989; Dr iur, 1992) and New York (MCJ, New York University School of Law, 1996). He was admitted to the Zurich Bar in 1995 and to the New York Bar in 1997. Patrick Schleiffer joined Lenz & Staehelin in 1995 and has been a Partner since 2002.