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 The Swiss Desk is based on the experience and skills of Adrian Ciurtin, Managing Partner at Ciurtin & Associates and Head of Swiss Desk, and of Peter J. Schmid, from Schmid Attorneys at Law, a prestigious law firm from Zurich. As Head of Swiss Desk, Adrian Ciurtin’s experience in the Swiss market relates to restructuring companies, labor law, repositioning of enterprises, budgeting and financial evaluations, project management, arbitration and bankruptcy law.

Peter Schmid, with outstanding law and business abilities and his linguistic competences in German, English and French, makes the company a hot spot in Switzerland. He received his education in International Trade and Finance from Tulane University, New Orleans, School of Law, and has attended law studies at the Universities of Geneva and Bern.

Under the Swiss law, Peter Schmid is a recognized representative according to art. 43 of the Listing Rules and is accordingly authorised to lodge applications for listed corporations with SIX Exchange Regulation. Peter has various mandates as a Board Member of both nationally and international active corporations, among others in the oil and gas industry, where he is responsible for reviewing contracts, advice and contract strategy. His company can represent the interests of clients in front of Swiss courts and authorities as well as in front of arbitral tribunals.

Overall, the Swiss Desk has a comprehensive and intercultural approach to business and law and, additionally, the team can work with great ability and intellectual flexibility in Italian, Swiss German, French and Hebrew, a feature most welcome in the most cosmopolitan country in Europe. This trait is complemented beautifully by excellent abilities in Capital Markets & Corporate Finance, M&A, Corporate Law, Pharma & Healthcare, Project Management.


Adrian Ciurtin


Adrian Ciurtin
Managing Partner, Head of Swiss Desk
Ciurtin & Associates
+ (40) 723 674 274
61 C, Nicolae Caramfil Ave.,2nd and 3rd Floor 
District 1, 011141 Bucharest, Romania 
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Peter J. Schmid
Attorney at Law, LL.M.
Zurich office
Tel. +41 44 220 10 40
Bern office
Tel. +41 31 318 10 40
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