Dr. Sylvia Freygner, LL.M.

Dr. Sylvia Freygner has been a licensed attorney in Liechtenstein, Austria and Switzerland since 2007 and is an expert in European competition and international tax law. For more than ten years, Dr. Freygner has specialized in trademark law, vertical distribution channels, as well as concession and licensing models. Further, Dr. Freygner focuses on tax arrangements regarding assets, companies and international licensing systems. She also lectures in the Masters Program in International Tax Law at the University of Vaduz.

As a certified expert in fiscal criminal law, Dr. Freygner provides clients with professional and empathetic support in sophisticated and challenging fiscal criminal cases.

For the last five years, Dr. Freygner has led an independent research institute in Vienna that addresses topics related to European competition, liberalization, and privatization of state services.

In establishing the first Public Social Responsibility Institute for government services in Europe, Dr. Freygner initiated a new school of thought in the field of European business, competition, and procurement law. The resulting Public Social Responsibility Charta and the Public Social Responsibility Code provides the impetus for a European dialogue with all stakeholders. Furthermore, Dr. Freygner supports the Committee of the Centre of Excellence for the Public Economy, Infrastructure and Public Service e. V. at the University of Leipzig.

In 2017, she completed the Course on Strategic Leadership held by the Austrian Ministry of the Interior.

Firm Overview:

In 2007, Dr. Sylvia Freygner founded FREYGNER ADVOCATUR in the heart of Vienna. She continues to work as an independent attorney and personally intervenes on behalf of her clients’ concerns. The primary focuses of her law firm are international and cross-border tax law, especially intellectual property and European competition law as well as international company law. In the field of fiscal criminal law, FREYGNER ADVOCATUR has established a name for itself in leading and internationally recognized cases.

FREYGNER ADVOCATUR is very well-versed in fiscal matters in Liechtenstein, Switzerland, and Austria, particularly in connection with intellectual property and licensing vehicles such as IP Boxes, that offer very attractive models for tax structuring. With our comprehensive know-how we assure best possible solutions to meet your and your clients’ individual requirements.

Our passion is to consult and assist in the above-mentioned fields of business and we allow ourselves to take pride in the fact that FREYGNER ADVOCATUR is the only law firm offering a combination of IP and tax services in Liechtenstein, Switzerland, and Austria.

Our locations in Feldkirch, Stans, Vaduz, Zürich and Vienna reflect the international orientation of our law firm represented by Dr. Sylvia Freygner and her seven staff in collaboration with a wide-ranging network of experts.

Due to our international expertise it is our passion to support a worldwide clientele with experience and a distinctive strategic understanding.

Areas of Practice:

  • Corporate Tax Law
  • Antitrust Law
  • International Tax Law
  • IP Services
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Intellectual Property Rights Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Patent Law
  • Private Client Law
  • Tax Advisory
  • Tax Law
  • International Tax Law
  • Trust and Estate Law
  • Competition Law
  • Franchise Law
  • Mediation
  • Blockchain
  • Accounting


FREYGNER Advocaturbuero AG

Mitteldorf 1
PO Box 759
9490 Vaduz
Principality of Liechtenstein
T + 423 377 99 60
F + 423 377 99 65
M +423 792 99 60
[email protected]

Limmatquai 1
8001 Zurich
CH – 8001 Zurich
M +41 79 245 09 76
[email protected]

Dorfplatz 12
PO Box 1021
6371 Stans
T + 41 41 622 00 96
F + 41 71 622 00 96
M +41 79 245 09 76
[email protected]
Dr. Sylvia Freygner

Nibelungengasse 13
1010 Vienna
T +43 1 512 33 93
F +43 1 512 33 93 50
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Neustadt 45
6800 Feldkirch
T + 43 664 255 6404
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Joshita Davar Khemani

Mrs. Joshita Davar Khemani, is the Managing Partner with a demonstrated history of working in the legal services industry. Skilled in Client relationships, Litigation, Management, Intellectual Property and Trademarks, Mrs. Davar Khemani is an Experienced Legal Professional with a Degree in Law, A keen philanthropist with interest in education and healthcare for the poor and the underprivileged, Mrs. Davar Khemani can communicate fluently in English, French and many Indian Languages and has been adjudged as one of Top 100 Powerful Women in Law.

Our Team:

L. S. Davar & Co. has seen a steady growth under the guidance of our Chairman, Mr. G.S. Davar and our Managing Partner, Mrs. Joshita Davar Khemani. The firm’s professionally strong legal team is multi-faceted. The Executive staff and support staff are qualified and conversant with the Indian Legal system.

Our Trademark Department has Professionals to practice at any High Court within the jurisdiction of India. Our Patent Department has Professionals comprising Electrical Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, Attorneys who are doctorates in Chemistry and Attorneys who have done their Bachelor Of Engineering and Technology degrees along with Law.

Several Patent Attorneys in our Offices are Lawyers who are licensed to practice at any High Court Within the jurisdiction of India.

Firm Overview:

Founded in the year 1932, in Kolkata, India, L. S. Davar & Co. is perhaps one of the oldest and one of the largest Intellectual Property Law firms in India. We assist our national and International clients in handling, protecting and enforcing their diverse portfolio of trademarks, patents, designs, and copyrights. Apart from India, we also assist our clients in their IPR matters in countries like Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Maldives etc through our strong network of associates with whom we have built our trusted business relationship spanning over several decades.

Since 1932, we have been representing various national and international clients including Fortune 500 companies from across various industries, such as software and IT, electronics & telecommunications, automobile, mechanical and machinery, finance and banking, media and entertainment, pharmaceuticals and healthcare, biotechnology, food and beverages, liquor, fashion and luxury, garments, accessories, textile, FMCGs, as well as academic and research institutions. We also represent many Indian Government undertakings and entities of the Indian Government.

We are a client focused firm with the sole objective of providing quality services at a reasonable cost, in the quickest turnaround time. The firm is specially equipped to meet the IP requirements in any jurisdiction of India with the flexibility to focus on the special needs of every client coupled with innovative approaches required in the dynamic and challenging realm of IP Laws and its Practice.