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Walder Wyss Ltd.
VIA F PELLI 12
PO BOX 5162
6901 LUGANO
Switzerland

Work Department

Lugano office (head)

IP /IT

Position

Partner, Head of Lugano Office. Active mainly on intellectual property, life science and technology related transactions (including private equity, venture capital and M&A ) and litigation (including arbitration). Other areas of work are corporate and commercial law.

Career

Prior to his joining Walder Wyss in 2013, held positions as a District Court law clerk, as Foreign Associate in a leading London law firm and as Associate and, during 12 years, as Partner in Zurich and Lugano law firms.

Languages

English, Italian, German and French.

Memberships

Swiss and Ticino Bar Association, International Trademark Association, Member of the Arbitration Court of the Swiss Chambers’ Arbitration Institution, Board Member of the Ticino Chapter of the Swiss American Chamber of Commerce.

Education

Born in 1967 and educated at the University of Zurich (lic. iur. 1991) and at the University of London, Queen Mary & Westfield College (LL.M. 1995). Admitted to the Zurich bar in 1994.

Leisure

Cycling, Skiing.

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Leading firms: Italian-speaking Switzerland

Walder Wyss Ltd. has ‘extensive knowledge in different sectors‘. The Lugano-team’s key practice areas are corporate, commercial, IP/ IT, real estate, banking and inheritance law, as well as dispute resolution and transactions. Led by IP and life sciences specialist Stefano Codoni and corporate practitioner Davide Jermini, the firm advises a mix of national and international companies. Counsel Stefano Fornara is another key contact.