Dr iur Mathis Berger > Nater Dallafior Rechtsanwälte AG > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Nater Dallafior Rechtsanwälte AG
Stockerstrasse 38
8002 Zürich

Work Department

Intellectual Property/TMT


Partner representing clients in proceedings before state courts, arbitral tribunals and administrative bodies, and advising clients focusing on intellectual property, information technology, media, sports, entertainment, advertising, unfair competition and antitrust as well as on corporate and commercial litigation and arbitration


Admitted to the bar since 1994; associate with Reber Rechtsanwälte, Zurich (1994–1996); foreign associate with Davis & Gilbert, New York (1997); associate with Bär & Karrer, Zurich (1998–2000); partner with Hess Dallafior Rechtsanwälte, Zurich (2002–2006); partner with Nater Dallafior Rechtsanwälte AG, Zurich, since 2006 (founding partner)


German, English


Zurich Bar Association (ZAV); Swiss Bar Association (SAV); International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI); German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR); Licensing Executives Society (LES); International Trademark Association (INTA); International Association of Entertainment Lawyers (IAEL); German Society for Law and Information Technology (DGRI); Europe Institute at the University of Zurich (EIZ); Institute for the Protection of Industrial Property (INGRES); Swiss Association for Competition Law (asas); Swiss Forum for Communications Law (SF-FS); German Association for Cartel Law


Studies at the University of Zurich (lic. iur., 1991; Dr. iur., 1997); post graduate studies at the University of Chicago (LL.M., 1997); senior research assistant with the chair for technology and information law at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (Prof. R. M. Hilty, 2001–2002)

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Intellectual property

Nater Dallafior Rechtsanwälte AG‘s intellectual property practice focuses on protecting and enforcing clients’ patents, trade marks, designs and copyrights. The team is ‘particularly strong in trade mark prosecution and license agreements, including their negotiation and related disputes in court or arbitration settings. Unfair competition matters are also handled. Practice head Mathis Berger is an ‘IP lawyer of exceptional knowledge‘ with a focus on litigation and arbitration.