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Attorney at Law, LL.M.

Daniela Koenig is specialized in Financial Markets Law, Contract Law and Corporate Law. She has many years of experience as a business lawyer and advises companies of the financial industry and other sectors on drafting and negotiating contracts and represents clients in court and administrative proceedings. 

Daniela Koenig has expertise in derivatives, collective investment schemes and other financial products as well as in regulatory matters of the banking and financial sector. She also focuses on a comprehensive legal service for start-up companies and small and medium-sized enterprises. Furthermore she advises individuals in matters concerning law of succession, real estate and art law.

Her clients appreciate her analytical skills, diligence and entrepreneurial approach.


German, English, Italian, French


2006Several secondments in the legal department of two Swiss banks
2002Attorney at Law in a major law firm in Zurich
2001Attorney at Law in a law firm in Zug
1999Clerk at the District Court in Horgen
1998Foreign Associate in a law firm in New York


2005Dr. iur. (Ph.D.) University of Zurich
2003LL.M. University of Pennsylvania Law School
2001Bar Exam in Zurich, admitted to all the courts in Switzerland
1998lic. iur. (J.D.) University of Zurich


Swiss and Zurich Bar Association 
Practice group "Banking Law" of the Zurich Bar Association 
Lexlink – International Legal Network
Penn Law European Society 


Daniela Koenig has recently advised and assisted her clients in the following matters:

  • Fund distributor in regulatory matters and revising their distribution agreements
  • Major bank in drawing up a documentation for OTC derivatives according to the ISDA and Swiss Master Agreements
  • Several asset managers in setting-up their business, creating a contractual framework and handling regulatory issues
  • A real-estate company in various real-estate transactions
  • Textile company regarding the negotiation of a cooperation agreement
  • Recruiting firm in corporate restructuring and drafting contracts
  • Medium-sized bank in regulatory matters in connection with the distribution of collective investment schemes and the revision of their marketing material
  • Various shareholders in asserting claims against their business partners
  • Art collector regarding the sale of works of art
  • Several individuals with respect to estate planning and inheritance-related disputes

Publications (Extract)

  • Initial Coin Offering (ICO) - Do's and Don'ts beim Crowdfunding, BKP Newsletter 2017/12, 07.12.2017 | PDF
  • Die Beweislastumkehr unter dem FIDLEG: Neue Büchse der Pandora? Best Practice in Finance, November 2014 | PDF
  • Frontrunning zahlt sich nicht aus – oder: die Ersten werden die Letzten sein, Jusletter, 6.12.2011 | PDF
  • Umfassende Revision des Insiderverbotes, Jusletter, 19.4.2010 | PDF
  • Complete list of publications
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