IFLR1000 Reviews

Financial and corporate
Bergt & Partners

Bergt & Partners is a Liechtenstein firm also based in Austria.


Focusses / specialisms

The firm has particularly a strong practice in banking, project development, capital markets, financial and corporate and M&A work. 


Key clients

Key clients of the firm include LCX, The Finest Token, Netvision, STG Trust and FIAG Franchise Investment.


Research period review: 33rd edition (2023/2024)

During the research period the firm was active in banking, equity capital markets, M&A and project development.

In banking the firm worked on loan transactions for lenders connected to banking and financial services.

In capital markets the firm worked on securitizations, bonds issuances and investment services.

In M&A, the firm worked transitioning clients to the Crypto Asset Service Providers (CASP) under the upcoming European Markets in Crypto Assets Regulation (MiCAR) and setting up virtual asset service platforms and crypto exchange.

In project development the firm worked on the registration of cryptoassets exchange and FinTech sectors.


Client feedback: 32nd edition (2023/2024)

Capital markets

“Bergt Law is a client-focused law firm with a broad range of legal expertise. They specialize in several key areas of law, including banking and financial market law, commercial and corporate law and compliance, and risk management as well as representation in regulatory proceedings among other fields. This allows them to offer comprehensive legal services to clients in Liechtenstein and globally.”
“Some positive attributes of Bergt Law include their commitment to providing custom-tailored solutions to meet the unique needs of their clients. They leverage their international practice experience and industry expertise across disciplines within their law firm to develop and create efficient and client-focused solutions. Additionally, they take a proactive approach to legal matters and work to anticipate and address potential issues before they become problems. They also are dedicated to client satisfaction, value clear and open communication with clients, and keep them informed and involved in the decision-making process.”

Financial services regulatory

“Firstly, they have a team of experienced attorneys who specialize in various areas of law, including financial market law, banking and finance, corporate law, contract law, and dispute resolution. This breadth of expertise allows them to provide comprehensive legal solutions to their clients. Secondly, they prioritize understanding their clients' unique needs and tailoring their representation accordingly. They work closely with their clients to develop practical, actionable solutions that meet their clients' goals. Thirdly, they have established strategic partnerships with experts in various industries, such as insurance and compliance, allowing them to provide additional value to their clients.”
“Overall, Law Firm Bergt & Partners is dedicated to delivering high-quality legal services and solutions to their clients while prioritizing their clients' needs and goals.”



“Team of experienced lawyers, knowledge of industry-specific regulations, strong negotiation skills, experience, they helped us a lot and also saved us from some mistakes during the M&A-process.”


Project development

“Expertise and knowledge, effective communication, strong advocacy, attention to detail, responsiveness, professionalism, personalized service, results oriented.”


Josef Bergt

“Strong analytical skills, attention to detail, excellent communication skills, sound judgment, creativity, a deep understanding of the law, and the ability to develop effective legal strategies.”

“Josef Bergt is a highly experienced lawyer with a deep understanding of the legal landscape and a proven track record of success. He has expertise in various areas of law, including corporate law, contract law, and financial market law, among others. He is known for providing practical and effective solutions to complex legal issues and is committed to delivering personalized service tailored to the specific needs of his clients. Additionally, he is highly respected in the legal community and is involved in various professional organizations and associations.”

“Josef has very strong communication skills, his adaptability and flexibility are also very good.”

“Very professional on all our cases, highly recommended.”

“Peter is well versed in identifying legal issues and developing effective strategies to solve complex legal problems.”

“Peter Bergt is a highly experienced and knowledgeable attorney who specializes in litigation, contract law, damages and warranty law. He has a successful track record in representing clients in court and achieving favorable outcomes. He is committed to providing custom-tailored legal solutions to meet his clients' needs and is known for his strong advocacy skills.”

“Except his long-time experience as a lawyer his attention to detail, analytical and critical thinking skills and also empathy and emotional intelligence were outstanding.”

“Highly experienced and knowledgeable, very professional, Peter also helped us a lot lately on our cases.”

Schurti Partners Attorneys at Law

Liechtenstein based firm Schurti Partners Attorneys at Law was established in 1991.


Focusses / specialisms

The firm covers a range of financial and corporate work, often advising on cross border mandates. It is regularly instructed by international firms to advise as local counsel on financings, acquisitions and restructurings.

The firm's lawyers are qualified in Liechtenstein, England and Wales, Switzerland, Germany and Austria, and in several US states.


Key clients

Its client base includes a mix of domestic and international banks, insurance companies, funds and trustees, and high-net worth individuals.


Research period review: 33rd edition (2023/2024) 

The firm was active in banking, financial services regulatory, investment funds M&A and restructuring. 

In terms of banking the firm lead on subordinated share pledges, refinancing of credit facilities, credit agreements as well as the liquidation of a bank.

Financial services regulatory work included the refinancing and reorganization of an insurance group. 

The firm advised investment funds in acquisitions and corporate matters. The M&A team advised targets and buyers in mergers, acquisitions and carve outs transactions on the seller’s side. 

Restructuring work for the firm involve the liquidation of companies, restructuring of corporate groups, and the liquidation of banks. 

During the past 12 months, the firm hired banking and finance lawyer Bernhard Rankl from Freshfields law firm in Vienna.

Lennert Partners

Lennert Partners is a Liechtenstein law firm established in 2017. The firm is led by Dr Philipp Lennert and is based in Vaduz.    


Focusses / specialisms

The firm has a focus on financial and corporate work.


Client feedback: 32nd edition (2022/2023) 


Banking and finance 

"Quick feedback and always available." 


Capital markets: Debt 

"We value the cooperation with the Lennert Partners team for their good command of Liechtenstein and Swiss regulatory standardsespecially in such an innovative field as blockchainattention to details, and orientation towards long-term relations. We appreciate the fact that Lennert Partners representatives quickly navigate the new legal reality and promptly adapt to the requirements of the project’s business model and the technological elements, at the same time helping innovative components to constructively interact with the legal reality. We think that it is Lennert Partners’ in-depth knowledge of the Liechtenstein and Swiss laws that allowed them to find interesting and convenient solutions for our project." 


Niedermüller is a Liechtenstein law firm established in 2017. The firm is led by its founder Matthias Niedermuller and is based in Vaduz.   


Focusses / specialisms

The firm has a focus on financial and corporate work.


Key clients

Key clients of the firm include Skale Labs Inc, Nomisma Holdings and Curio.