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Karen  A. Monroe


Corporate & Business Law
Intellectual Property
French Practice
German Practice


  • American University, Washington College of Law, J.D., American Society of International Law Journal (Editor)
  • State University of New York at Binghamton, B.A.


New York
Karen A. Monroe
Tel: +41-22-322-2010
Fax: +41-22-322-2019
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  • Coordination and execution of U.S. and Swiss corporate and securities advice in connection with a multi-million-dollar telecommunications U.S. public company strategy for "going dark" in the U.S. and redomicilation in Switzerland as a private company. International securities and corporate representation for a reverse merger resulting in a needed capital raise. Handled subsequent SEC compliance and filings for a Swiss hardware distribution company.

  • Strategic advice and implementation of $100 million U.S. oil and gas company strategy for converting stock deregistered in the U.S. to stock trading on a European exchange.

  • Corporate representation and securities compliance for U.S. public company and its Swiss subsidiary solar panel manufacturer and implementation of "going dark" strategy to decrease U.S. securities law compliance requirements.

  • Representation of U.S. acquirer in cross-border multi-million-dollar acquisition of a French multinational plastics company for strategic entry into U.S. plastics market.

  • Strategic advice as board member for implementation of founding shareholder's exit strategy from high-end U.S. textile manufacturer with company's sale to, and merger with, a multi-million-dollar UK public company's U.S. subsidiary. Subsequently retained by buyer to continue representation of merged U.S. company.