New firm Junod Halpérin (Autumn 2024)

The law firms Junod Muhlstein Lévy & Puder and Ming Halpérin Burger Inaudi, aiming to perpetuate the tradition of independence and excellence that underlies their strength and reputation, have decided to merge into the law firm

Junod Halpérin

in the autumn of 2024.

The legal team of Junod Halpérin, including twenty-four attorneys, will be anchored by ten partners: Alain Bruno Lévy, Dominique Burger, Matteo Inaudi, Lionel Halpérin, Laurent Muhlstein, Oren-Olivier Puder, Anouchka Halpérin, Zena Goossens-Badran, Selina Müller and Lorine Meylan.

The firm’s attorneys excel in managing highly complex cases, driven by a commitment to innovative solutions that serve the best interests of their clients. They maintain a steadfast focus on fostering privileged, trustworthy relationships with them.

Junod Halpérin will assist Swiss and international clients with matters of business law and private individuals. The firm will represent and advise them on litigation, arbitration and mediation, particularly in the fields of banking and financial law, criminal law and mutual assistance, intellectual property, real property law, planning (estates, philanthropy, etc.), corporate law/mergers & acquisitions, labour law, family law, FinTech, IT and data protection.

The offices of Junod Halpérin will be located at Avenue Léon-Gaud 5, in Geneva.

Anne-Sarah Skrebers joins the firm as Counsel

We are delighted to share that Anne-Sarah Skrebers has joined Junod, Muhlstein, Lévy & Puder as Counsel since 1st May 2023. Her areas of specialisation include intellectual property and new technologies, banking and financial law including FinTech, and dispute resolution.

Taurus closes a USD 65 million Series B financing round

Junod, Muhlstein, Lévy & Puder advised Taurus SA on its USD 65 million Series B financing round. The Series B included strategic investors Credit Suisse (as lead investor), Deutsche Bank, Pictet Group, Cedar Mundi Ventures, as well as Series A investors Arab Bank Switzerland and Swiss listed real estate group Investis. Taurus co-founders, Lamine Brahimi, CFA, Sébastien Dessimoz, Oren-Olivier Puder and Jean-Philippe (JP) Aumasson remain the largest shareholders of Taurus and at the helm of the Company. The transaction was approved by FINMA.

Taurus will continue to invest in its platform to service the world's largest banks on any type of digital assets. The Company will accelerate its technology sales expansion with new offices in Europe, UAE, and soon after in the Americas and South-East Asia.

Our team was led by partner Lorine Meylan-Boissier (Corporate/M&A) and included partner Alain Bruno Lévy (Banking & Finance), partner Laurent Muhlstein (IP/IT) and associate Sabine Burgener.

Hospitality recruitment platform Hosco closes a successful EUR 3.4m intermediate Series-A financing round (2022)

Junod, Muhlstein, Lévy & Puder advised Barcelona-based hospitality recruitment platform Hosco on a successful EUR 3,400,000 intermediate Series-A financing round for hospitality network which was led by Aldea Ventures, Torsa Capital and some other existing investors and business angels. Our team was led by partner Lorine Meylan-Boissier.

Hexis, French specialist in adhesive films, acquires Seyffer CCW AG (2021)

Hexis SAS, French manufacturer of adhesive films for computer-assisted cutting or large format digital printing, acquired on 7 April 2021 Seyffer CCW AG, in Birr, a Swiss company specialized in the distribution of large format digital printers and consumable supplies. Junod, Muhlstein, Lévy & Puder (partners Lorine Meylan (Corporate/M&A) and Danilo Delgado (Tax)) advised Hexis on this transaction.

Taurus launches the first independent regulated marketplace for digital assets ("TDX")(2021)

Junod, Muhlstein, Lévy & Puder advised Taurus SA on all regulatory aspects to obtain its securities firm license from the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA to operate the first independent regulated marketplace for digital assets and tokenised securities ("TDX"). Junod, Muhlstein, Lévy & Puder also advised Taurus SA on its successful Series A financing round. The team was composed of partners Oren-Olivier Puder and Lorine Meylan-Boissier and also included partner Laurent Muhlstein and associate Sabine Burgener.