Marc Redlich represented the Kontron Group beginning in 1981, when it was a subsidiary of Hoffmann-LaRoche of Switzerland, initially as special counsel, and later as Secretary and Director of its U.S. medical instruments subsidiary. In addition, Mr. Redlich has represented the Kontron Elektronik Group (later a part of BMW, AG), and its U.S. subsidiaries, and has provided both corporate and business advice, as well as trial representation in the United States. Mr. Redlich speaks German and has a reading knowledge of French.  He has also provided advice and trial representation for the Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg in Germany.

     Mr. Redlich is Massachusetts counsel for the Government of Switzerland. This has included working with the Government in establishing a unique Swiss Consulate, now known as "Swissnex", which has as its mission providing a meeting place and liaison between Swiss and American members of academe and business in the areas of science, technology and culture. He also worked with the Canton of Basel-Stadt in order to establish a Sister State relationship with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and was instrumental in bringing a trade delegation headed by the then-Lieutenant Governor (later Governor) of Massachusetts to Basel, Switzerland. The Sister State Agreement was signed in June, 2002. Our office has worked with a variety of other companies, institutions and individuals based in Europe, China and Japan, as well as in the U.S., in both corporate transactions and litigation matters.  Mr. Redlich has continued to be involved in activities and to meet visiting scholars and government officials at Swissnex, which recently celebrated its 10th anniversary.

    He was for many years the President and a Director of The Friends of Switzerland, Inc., and Chairman of the Boston Warburg Chapter for the American Council on Germany, as a result of which he is in constant contact, and advancing the transatlantic partnership, with international studies programs, scholars and government officials at universities such as Harvard, Brandeis, Northeastern, Suffolk and Boston University, as well as the Goethe Institute of Boston. 

     Mr. Redlich was invited by the Boston International Trade Group to make a presentation at a seminar in Dortmund, Germany on the subject of entrepreneurship and venture capital in the U.S. and Germany, and was asked to give a lecture on U.S. corporate law, including the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, at the Law School of the Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremburg, Germany.

     In 2015, Mr. Redlich was invited to participate in a trip to Poland sponsored by the Forum for Dialogue, an organization founded in Poland  whose mission is to improve good will between the Polish and Jewish people through education and outreach.  Mr. Redlich was also a member of ij International Jurists and continues to have numerous contacts with attorneys and law firms in Europe, South America, Africa and Asia for the benefit of our clients who require international legal assistance and advice in those venues.


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