Dr iur Frank Scherrer > Wenger Vieli Ltd > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Wenger Vieli Ltd
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Work Department

Pharmaceutical & Health Law; Competition Law; Corporate & Commercial Law; Labor & Employment Law; Data Law.


Frank Scherrer practices mainly in the pharmaceutical and health law fields. Further areas of expertise are antitrust and competition law as well as labor and employment law. He heads the Life Sciences practice group at Wenger & Vieli Ltd.

Frank Scherrer mainly advises and represents pharmaceutical companies with regard to the authorization of medicinal products, licenses, reimbursements by health insurance funds, advertising and distribution, drafting of all types of contracts, data protection and product liability. He represents his clients in contract negotiations, as well as in administrative and judicial proceedings. He also assists clients in matters relating to medical devices and human research.


Since 2005, Partner at Wenger & Vieli Ltd.; 1999-2004, Lawyer at Wenger & Vieli Ltd.; 1997-1998, Junior Lawyer at Dr. J. Scherrer; 1996-1997, Clerk at the District Court of Meilen; 1994-1996, Scientific Collaborator at the Europa Institut Zurich; Assistant of Prof Dr R Zäch.


German, English and French.


Swiss Bar Association (SAV); Zurich Bar Association (ZAV); Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht e.V., Landesarbeitsgruppe Schweiz.


1999 Admission to the Bar; 1996, University of Zurich (Dr. iur.); 1993, Exeter University UK (LL.M., European Legal Studies); 1991, Université de Neuchâtel (licence en droit).

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Healthcare and life sciences

The team at Wenger Vieli Ltd is regularly instructed by pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device companies in related matters. Its scope covers market access, pricing and reimbursement, marketing authorisations, data protection, clinical and other research, as well as product liability. The group frequently works closely with other departments for interdisciplinary matters. The team around Frank Scherrer also includes associate Marcel Boller.