Dr. Nicolas Iynedjian
Nicolas Iynedjian has been a partner with our firm since 2006. He is the managing partner of the Lausanne office and a member of the firm’s management board.
Nicolas is actively involved in the firm's real estate practice, and a significant portion of his work includes acquisition, lease, loan, security interest, regulatory and zoning matters as well as dispute resolution, all in connection with real estate. He also regularly advises Swiss and foreign companies on corporate issues, shareholders’ agreements, mergers and acquisitions as well as banking and financing matters.
His work experience includes practice with a major Swiss law firm in Zurich and Geneva as well as with a leading U.S. law firm in New York City. He also teaches negotiation at the Lausanne University Centre for Business Law (CEDIDAC), at the International Institute of Management in Technology of the Fribourg University (iimt), with Lawbility at the Lucerne University and with the Swiss Bar Association in connection with its specialization programs.
Nicolas is the author of a number of legal publications, mainly on security interests and contract negotiation. He is a regular speaker on negotiation and corporate law. He graduated in 1995 and earned a doctorate in 1999 at Lausanne University and an LL.M. (Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar) at Columbia School of Law in New York City in 2003. Nicolas speaks French, English and German.
He is a member of the Vaud Bar Association, the Columbia Law School Association, the Center for Business Law of Lausanne University and the Vaud Young Lawyers Association. Nicolas has been selected by Who’s Who Legal for inclusion in the Construction & Real Estate chapter.
Corporate / Commercial
Banking / Finance
M&A / Transactions