We work closely with our clients in Switzerland and internationally to implement strategic goals, strengthen businesses and navigate change effectively.
Niederer Kraft Frey is a leading full-service Swiss law firm based in Zurich and Geneva with an international approach. We work closely with our clients in Switzerland and internationally to implement strategic goals, strengthen businesses and navigate change effectively.
Niederer Kraft Frey is a Swiss corporate law firm with an international approach. We offer integrated advice across the whole spectrum of corporate, finance and business law. We have a long track record of dealing effectively with complex challenges by combining legal excellence with a commercial focus. Over decades, Niederer Kraft Frey has worked on the most significant and demanding matters in the Swiss market. This is the foundation of our distinct market knowledge, legal expertise and our capacity for innovative thought.
We are an international team of more than 140 lawyers, of whom 47 are partners. The focus of Niederer Kraft Frey is the business of our clients.
We work daily on matters involving complex multijurisdictional issues and several working languages. We advise in 13 different languages:
German · English · French · Italian · Czech · Dutch · Hebrew · Hungarian · Norwegian · Russian · Spanish · Portuguese · Swedish
Niederer Kraft Frey is regularly ranked in tier 1 by independent legal directories with our lawyers also ranked as leaders:
We are highly ranked in all other areas, and are proud to have such an esteemed reputation.
For decades, Niederer Kraft Frey has been acknowledged as a top-tier law firm. We regularly receive international recognition of our work, confirming our leading market position:
Furthermore, NKF is the first and only Swiss law firm ever to have been awarded “European Law Firm of the Year” by The Lawyer.
Niederer Kraft Frey is a partnership and a stock corporation – Aktiengesellschaft – owned by all of our partners equally and governed by a Board of Directors on which all partners sit with equal rights. The day-to-day business of the firm is managed by an Executive Committee elected by the partners of NKF.
We put the interests of our clients at the very top of our priorities. Our professional independence and our freedom from internal constraints flow from our understanding of the role of a lawyer as an independent professional advisor.
Our flexible approach means we can work in fluid team sizes, within or across practice areas and industry sectors, depending on client need. Your project, not our internal structures, defines your NKF team.
We harness our network of leading firms in other jurisdictions to form tailored, seamless project teams across borders quickly. We are always ready to meet your next challenge in the most efficient and effective way.