Julia Tolstova specialises mainly in large and complex domestic and cross-border M&A transactions and capital markets. She advises clients on all aspects of takeover and corporate law. Julia also advises clients on contentious matters, in particular concerning contractual disputes.


Matters in which Julia Tolstova acted as counsel include:

  • Actelion in connection with the public tender offer by Johnson & Johnson to the shareholders of Actelion and in connection with the demerger of Idorsia from Actelion

  • BioTelemetry, Inc. in connection with its competing public tender offer to the shareholders of LifeWatch AG

  • Zurich Bar Association
  • IBA International Bar Association