Dr Matthias Oertle > Lenz & Staehelin > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Lenz & Staehelin

Work Department

Employment and Pensions, Corporate Law, Venture Capital, Private Clients


Partner, Co-Head of Employment and Pensions


Admission to Zurich Bar (1988), Joined Lenz & Staehelin (1991), Partner at Lenz & Staehelin (1996)


German, English, French, Italian


University of Zurich (lic. iur., 1986), University of Zurich (Dr. iur., 1990)

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Employment

Lenz & Staehelin covers all aspects of private employment law, public labour law, social security, pensions and employment-related immigration issues. The team, which includes investigations group head Dominique Müller and Matthias Oertle, acts for employers as well as senior employees on matters relating to restructurings, the impact of M&A transactions on human resources, and pension fund conflicts. Clients include international corporations as well as international organisations and charities. Counsel Sara Rousselle-Ruffieux is ‘highly recommended‘ and jointly leads the practice with Daniel Tunik, who focuses on contentious work. Nicole Koch-Frey departed in 2021 and Rayan Houdrouge left the firm in April 2022.

Comparative Guides

Switzerland: Employment & Labour Law March 2022 This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Employment & Labour Law laws and regulations that may occur in Switzerland.