Annina Fey is part of the Real Estate and Employment Team. She advises and represents domestic and international investors, financial institutions, companies and private clients mainly in the fields of real estate law, public law, construction and zoning law, environmental, procurement law, energy law as well as tenancy law. Her practice further includes matters of employment law.

Deals & Cases

ICIG announces sale of CordenPharma to Astorg
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A.P. Møller Holding acquires Unilabs
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Coop acquires Jumbo
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The following is a selection of cases, in which Annina Fey has recently advised and represented clients as part of the NKF team:

  • Representation in construction law proceedings regarding a commercial property (building permit);
  • Advice to clients regarding defects, service contract rights and joint security in connection with a large industrial construction site; negotiations of settlements with insurances;
  • Contract drafting for various property development projects, including development contracts, service contracts, etc.;
  • Contract Law advice for an institutional investor regarding numerous architectural, service and contractor agreements and construction process disturbances due to the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Planning objection proceedings in connection with the construction of a major road construction project and expropriation proceedings
2024 Certified Specialist SBA Construction and Real Estate Law (Fachanwältin SAV Bau- und Immobilienrecht)
2022 University of Lucerne, PhD
2022 CEDR Accredited Mediator
2016 Admitted to the Bar (Rechtsanwältin)
2013 University of Fribourg, Master of Law (summa cum laude)
2010 University of Fribourg, Bachelor of Law
Best Lawyers 2024
The Legal500 EMEA 2024 – Rising Star
The Legal500 EMEA 2023 – Recommended
  • Swiss Bar Association
  • Zurich Bar Association (Member of the construction law practice group)
  • AIJA – International Association of Young Lawyers
  • wipswiss – Women in Property
  • ULI Urban Land Institute
  • IBA International Bar Association
Since 2022 Senior Associate, Niederer Kraft Frey
2020 Associate, Niederer Kraft Frey
2016 Associate, law firm, Zurich
2014 Junior Judicial Clerk, District Court, Horgen
2013 Law Clerk, major business law firm, Zurich
2012 Trainee, Niederer Kraft Frey
2011 Law Clerk, law firm, New York NY
2010 Student Position, law firm, Berne




Deals & Cases


Smart Building & Industrial Services GmbH acquires Swibox Holding AG

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Unit8 joins forces with Sagard NewGen as new investor

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Marché Restaurants Schweiz acquires Popeyes Restaurants

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Market Perception

«Annina Fey distinguishes herself with a deep commitment to us, always available to smooth out operational tasks arising from contracts. Her expertise in the real estate sector and understanding of financial deals ensure high-quality legal and security contracts. Fey’s detailed-oriented approach guarantees precision in every project she undertakes, placing her a notch above competitors.»
Legal 500 2024
«Annina Fey understood very quickly where the challenges lay in the topics presented. This is remarkable because in the area of real estate for telecommunications buildings, many issues are extremely closely linked to the challenges of Swisscom’s core business. In addition, the cooperation was extremely trusting, committed, open and very professional. »
Legal 500 2023
«Very good people and communication skills, persuasive personality, high availability, outstanding negotiating skills, perfect knowledge about real estate law (especially Andreas Vögeli but also his team members Oliver Zbinden, Annina Fey and Jamie Lee Mancini).»
Legal 500 2023

Firm News


NKF promotes four senior associates as of 1 July 2022

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Newsletters & Alerts


Coronavirus COVID-19: Employment Law: Short Time Work and Compensation for Loss of Earnings

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