Dr. iur., Attorney at Law, Notary
One of Dr. Leo Granziol's areas of specialization is building law. He has successfully concluded a number of administrative proceedings in this field. He also advises a variety of companies in matters involving corporate and commercial law. As a notary, he processes contracts and corporate law-related proceedings requiring official authentication.
Dr. Leo Granziol has a degree in legal studies from the University of Freiburg. He wrote his dissertation on the organization of special purpose associations under public law (Dr. iur.). He then studied at Columbia University in New York.
After becoming a certified attorney and notary in 1972, Dr. Leo Granziol's first position was at a law firm in Zug, Switzerland. He began working as a legal adviser at a bank in Zürich in 1977, where he was put in charge of loan clients in the regions of USA and South America in 1980. In 1982 in Zug, he founded his own law firm, which currently has 6 employees. Dr. Granziol has an excellent relationship with the local and canton authorities thanks to his many years of political involvement on the Cantonal Council as well as on a variety of political committees in the Zug Canton. As a financial intermediary, he is subject to the SRO controls of the Swiss Bar Association. He is on the board of directors at a number of Swiss companies. He currently runs the law firm and notary's office Granziol & Partner (based in Zug, Switzerland) together with Oliver Habke and has been active as an adviser at GHM Partners AG in Zug since January 1, 2014.