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Juerg  Bloch

Juerg Bloch

juerg.bloch@nkf.ch

Juerg Bloch is a partner in NKF’s litigation department, and focuses his practice on advising companies and individuals on corporate internal and regulatory investigations, white collar crime, crisis management, international mutual legal assistance and compliance matters.
Juerg and his team have represented numerous financial institutions and major corporations as well as their senior management in large-scale cross-border investigations initiated by Swiss and US authorities.
In addition, Juerg has conducted comprehensive reviews of corporate compliance programmes and advised organisations on the implementation of best practice in regulatory compliance, anti-corruption and whistleblower regulation.
Juerg holds a doctor of law from University of Fribourg and received an LLM degree from New York University School of Law. He is qualified to practice in Switzerland and in New York. He has authored numerous articles within his fields of specialisation and a frequent speaker at conferences.
Juerg is listed by GIR and Who’s Who Legal as a ‘Future Leader’ in Investigations 2019 and 2020. In addition, Juerg has been recognised by the GIR in their ‘40 under 40’ feature in 2020. Sources describe him as an ‘exceptionally bright, extremely hard-working attorney, who is always available and 100 per cent dedicated’ and ‘a technically excellent’ lawyer with notable experience in external and internal investigations.