Dr iur Gion Giger > Walder Wyss Ltd. > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Walder Wyss Ltd.
SEEFELDSTRASSE 123
PO BOX 1236
8034 ZURICH
Switzerland

Work Department

Information Technology, Intellectual Property and Competition Team

Position

Managing Associate

Career

Gion Giger is a managing associate in the Information Technology, Intellectual Property and Competition Team. His preferred areas of practice include competition law, distribution law, litigation before courts and administrative bodies, contract, corporate and commercial law as well as legal aspects of information technology. Gion Giger is lecturer at the University of Zurich.

Languages

Gion Giger speaks German, English, French, Italian and Romansh.

Education

Born in 1975, Gion Giger was educated at the University of Berne (lic. iur. 1999), the University of Zurich (Dr. iur. 2003) and the King’s College London (LL.M. in Competition Law 2009). He has working experience as a research assistant at the Universities of Berne and Zurich, as a trainee with Walder Wyss and as a law clerk at the District Court of Horgen.

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Competition

Walder Wyss Ltd.‘s competition team is ‘very solution oriented and finds practicable solutions‘. It is regularly instructed by predominantly large Swiss companies but also international institutions from different sectors and regulated industries. The group covers merger control issues, competition proceedings, dominant position cases and dawn raids. Reto Jacobs is a highly regarded regarded practitioner, who has strong know-how of distribution systems. Hans Rudolf Trüeb combines competition and corporate expertise; he leads the practice with Jacobs. Counsel Daniel Zimmerli and managing associates Gion Giger and Monique Sturny are other key names.