Profile

Andreas F. Vögeli heads the Real Estate team at Niederer Kraft Frey. His expertise covers the full lifecycle of real estate, providing a comprehensive and commercially pragmatic approach for his clients. Andreas F. Vögeli is recognised as a leading real estate lawyer in Switzerland.

Deals & Cases

20.12.2021
Ina Invest acquires majoriy stake in CERES Group Holding Ltd.
Discover More
06.12.2021
A.P. Møller Holding acquires Unilabs
Discover More
03.11.2021
Gold Tree acquires Hotel Basel
Discover More

Experience

Andreas F. Vögeli has deep knowledge of the Swiss real estate market and broad expertise in property acquisitions and sales, investments, developments, leasing, financing, restructuring, and disposition of all asset classes of real estate. He also advises on all aspects of commercial, industrial, hospitality and residential real estate, including on regulatory framework requirements.

  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Land Development and Construction
  • Real Estate Leasing and Operations
  • Leisure and Hospitality
  • Real Estate Dispute Resolution
  • Real Estate Litigations
2007 Specialist SBA Construction and Real Estate Law
2007 University Freiburg, Certificate of Advanced Studies Construction and Real Estate Law
2006 Center for Urban Real Estate Management Zurich, Master of Science in Real Estate, MScRE
2001 Admitted to the Bar, Rechtsanwalt
1997 University of Freiburg, lic. iur.
Best Lawyers 2017 – 2023
Chambers Europe 2011 – 2023
The Legal500 EMEA 2017 – 2023 – Leading Individual
IFLR1000 2018 – 2023 – Notable Practicioner
The Lawyer 2022 – Lawyer of the Year for Real Estate – Zurich
Who’s Who Legal: Thought Leaders – Switzerland 2019 – 2023
Who’s Who Legal: Global 2019 – 2023
Who’s Who Legal: Switzerland 2016 – 2023
Best Lawyers/ Handelsblatt Switzerland 2021/22 – Lawyer of the Year for Real Estate Law Zurich
ILO Client Choice Awards 2018 – Real Estate Switzerland
ILO Client Choice Awards 2017 – Real Estate Switzerland
  • Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
  • Urban Land Institute
  • Swiss Real Estate Think Tank (srett)
  • International Bar Association
  • Swiss Advocates Chamber of Certified Specialists SBA Construction and Real Estate Law
  • Swiss Bar Association
  • Zurich Bar Association
2010 Partner, Niederer Kraft Frey
1997 Trainee, Associate and Senior Associate, Niederer Kraft Frey

German

English

French

Deals & Cases

20.11.2023

Andermatt Swiss Alps AG closes CHF 125m credit facility

Discover More
18.04.2023

Consortium of investors co-led by The Risk Management Group and Union Bancaire Privée acquires buildi…

Discover More
11.01.2023

Capvis acquires a majority stake in SCHURTER Group

Discover More

Events

14.03.2023

MIPIM 2023 – the world’s leading real estate market event

Discover More
18.01.2023

Swiss Property Fair for Investors IMMO 2023

Discover More
19.01.2022

Swiss Property Fair for Investors IMMO 2022

Discover More

Market Perception

«Andreas Vögeli is one of the best professionals in the market. He has deep knowledge and broad experience. His client service and general level of service is very strong.»
Chambers Europe 2023
«Andreas Vögeli and his real estate team really work as a team. Andreas Vögeli’s qualities are his deep real estate knowledge, his responsiveness and his excellent negotiation skills. He is a team player. »
Chambers Europe 2022
«Andreas Vögeli, but also his whole team, have been always quick to respond, proactive and well versed, especially taking into account the various mentalities and local regulations we deal with all over Switzerland. »
Legal 500 2022
«Andreas Vögeli possesses “very precise knowledge of the field” and is “always available, solution oriented and has huge know-how” of the hospitality sector. »
Who’s Who Legal 2022

Awards & Rankings

06.02.2024

Nineteen NKF lawyers listed as “Thought Leaders Switzerland 2023” by Who’s Who Legal

Discover More
14.09.2023

NKF ranked top-tier firm in six practice areas by IFLR1000 2023

Discover More
16.01.2023

Twelve NKF lawyers listed as “Thought Leaders Switzerland 2022” by Who’s Who Legal

Discover More

Firm News

17.12.2020

NKF first in Switzerland to select and implement Litera Desktop

Discover More

In the Media

15.01.2021

The real estate market in Switzerland will certainly remain attractive for some time

Discover More
06.03.2019

Review of the 75th Swiss Real Estate Talk: “Crowd investing and Blockchain instead of real estat…

Discover More
14.10.2017

Aus der Praxis: Miete oder Gebrauchsleihe?

Discover More

Publications

06.04.2023

Real Estate Law Review: Switzerland 2023

Discover More
21.04.2022

Real Estate Law Review: Switzerland

Discover More
26.03.2021

Real Estate Law Review: Switzerland

Discover More

Speaking Engagements

10.06.2021

Mietrechtsschulung bei der Privera AG

Discover More
05.09.2019

Ausgewählte rechtliche Aspekte zur Vermietung von Gewerbeliegenschaften und zum Grundstückkauf: Doub…

Discover More
27.02.2019

Immobilienanlagen für Privatinvestoren

Discover More