Francis Nordmann

Francis Nordmann

Dr. iur. et lic. oec. publ., LL.M., Attorney at Law, MRICS




Direct phone: +41 58 658 55 96

Curriculum Vitae

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Francis Nordmann advises institutional and private investors as well as owners of real estate in all aspects of real estate law including real estate financing. Another focus of Francis Nordmann is legal advice relating to financial services and all kind of forms of national and international corporate finance (including structured finance) and capital markets transactions. Moreover, Francis Nordmann advises clients in banking law, stock exchange law and corporate law matters including restructuring. In addition, Francis Nordmann advises high net worth individuals.

Born in 1969, Francis Nordmann was educated at Zurich and Basel University (lic. oec. publ. 1993, lic. iur. 1995, Dr. iur. 1996) and at the University of Melbourne (LL.M. 1999). Before joining Walder Wyss in 2001, he gained working experience as clerk at the civil court Basel, trainee in a Basel law firm and associate in Zurich and London law firms.

Francis Nordmann is recognized as leading real estate practitioner by Chambers and PLC. He speaks German, English, French and Hebrew. He is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry and admitted to practice in all Switzerland.

Purchase of Park Hyatt Zurich

IFLR 1000 Rankings - Walder Wyss as a top-performing law firm ranked Awards: Walder Wyss Receives Awards as Market Leading Firm and Labour Law Firm of the Year

Bavarian Nordic Acquires Emergent BioSolutions’ Travel Vaccines Portfolio

Trusted Novus Bank Limited to acquire Kaleido Privatbank AG

Gold Tree Basel Limited acquires G.A.T.E.S., Hôteliers & Restaurateurs SA

Walder Wyss assists Sberbank Moscow in a USD 3.9 bn financing of URALCHEM JSC Russia

Acquisition of Klinik Gais AG, kardiale Rehabilitation, Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie

Walder Wyss advises Nestlé on CHF 10.2 billion sale of Skin Health Business

Stenprop sells its real estate portfolio to real estate investment fund Helvetica Swiss Commercial

Akara acquires Patrimonial Suisse SA

AMEOS Group acquires Swiss Hospital Seeklinik Brunnen

Walder Wyss advises Pradera on the acquisition of a Swiss real estate asset

Takeover of Pax Anlage AG by Baloîse wins NZZ real estate innovation award

Valens Clinics acquire Rheinburg Clinics

Alcatel-Lucent Switzerland Ltd. sells its Zurich based headquarter

Sale of Hospital Villa im Park to Genolier Group

Sale of Wankdorf Center

Real Estate 2023: Chapter Switzerland

Doing Business in Switzerland – A Practical Guide

Real Estate 2022 - Chapter Switzerland

Commentary to Articles Art. 31–33, 34-35 and 37 of the Swiss Federal Insolvency Act

Doing Business in Switzerland – A Practical Guide

Switzerland: Law and Practice

The Projects and Construction Review – Switzerland

The Projects and Construction Review – Switzerland

The Projects and Construction Review – Switzerland

Country Q&A Switzerland

Commentary to Art. 58–60, 62–66 of the Swiss Collective Investment Schemes Act

Swiss real estate financing and refinancing – latest trends and developments

Commentary to Articles 31–35 and 37 of the Swiss Federal Insolvency Act

Swiss merger control in the light of the european competition policy


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