Urs Reinwald


Urs Reinwald specializes in mergers and acquisitions and other corporate transactions, such as private equity, venture capital, restructurings and carve-out transactions. Urs has significant experience in representing entrepreneurs, investors, start-ups, SMEs and public companies across a broad range of business sectors.

His practice also includes general corporate and commercial law, with a focus on governance matters, succession planning and shareholder disputes.

Urs Reinwald also has experience in financial and capital markets law, in particular stock exchange law, and has advised on numerous capital market transactions involving public and private offerings of debt and equity securities.

Before joining Wenger Plattner, Urs Reinwald worked in large, international law firms in Switzerland and abroad and also gained working experience at a Swiss district court and in-house (secondments).

Practice Areas:

Corporate and Commercial
Banking and Finance
Responsible Business Conduct / ESG


2024 Partner at Wenger Plattner
2019 Partner at SwissLegal (Zürich) AG, Zürich
2015 Salaried Partner at Eversheds Sutherland AG, Zürich
2009 Senior Associate at Lenz & Staehelin, Zürich
2008 Associate at Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP, New York
2007 University of California, UCLA School of Law (LL.M., Specialization in Business Law) 
2006 Associate at Lenz & Staehelin, Zürich
2004 Extraordinary law clerk at the District Court of Rheintal, Altstätten
2003 Junior Associate at Lenz & Staehelin, Zürich
2003 University of St. Gallen (lic. iur.)


Urs Reinwald lic. iur., LL.M.
Attorney at Law
Wenger Plattner
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Attorney at Law (2005)


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