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Fiona Gao 高悦, LL.M.

Fiona Gao 高悦, LL.M.

Attorney at Law (New York)

Not admitted to the Swiss Bar


English Mandarin Chinese German

Phone: +41 58 211 32 05

Fiona Gao 高悦, LL.M.

About Fiona Gao 高悦

Member of VISCHER China Desk, Fiona mainly practices in the areas of direct investments, transactions (mergers & acquisitions) and trade from Switzerland to China and from China to Switzerland, respectively. Prior to joining VISCHER Fiona gained  several years of working experience in China in the field of Chinese general corporate law, transactional and commercial IP, foreign direct investment (FDI), and M&A, etc. In Switzerland she also worked as in-house legal counsel for a Swiss pharmaceutical company in Basel.



  • The John Marshall Law School (LL.M., 2009)
  • Jilin University (LL.B., 2008)

Practice Areas

Biotechnology Law China Desk Commercial Law Communication Law Corporate and Commercial Immigration Information Law Life Sciences Location Planning M&A Pharma

Memberships in Associations

  • International Bar Association


  • Legal Counsel at a Swiss Pharmaceutical Company (2014-2016)
  • Legal Counsel (secondment) at a multinational mining Company, Shanghai (2011)
  • Lawyer at King & Wood Mallesons, Shanghai (2010-2013)

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Schützengasse 1, Postfach, 8021 Zürich
Phone +41 58 211 34 00

Aeschenvorstadt 4, Postfach, 4010 Basel
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