In this chapter we shine the light on nine impressive lawyers in the Swiss market for their deep expertise representing and advising manufacturers and sellers against claims for damages or injuries suffered because of defects in goods.
Jodok Wicki at CMS von Erlach Poncet enjoys a stellar international reputation for his market-leading work on an array of contentious proceedings, from product liability to insurance claims.
At Bratschi, Lukas Wyss is well versed in handling complex contentious liability proceedings and is highlighted for his “strong in-house experience, which really makes a difference”.
Dieter Hofmann at Walder Wyss is “a trusted adviser” to many clients who consider him a standout name in the Swiss market for product liability cases, notably in the life sciences sector.
Pestalozzi’s Lorenza Ferrari Hofer is held in high esteem for her superb work in product liability, which spans a range of sectors including healthcare, food and life sciences.
At Meyerlustenberger Lachenal, Lukas Bühlmann is a well-recognised figure in the Swiss market where ranks highly for his expert handling of complex civil litigation proceedings.
Philippe Ducor at Ducor Law/Health & Technology is renowned among peers for his profound knowledge of healthcare and technology law, areas in which he stands out for his impressive handling of contentious proceedings.
Schellenberg Wittmer’s Peter Burckhardt leads the firm’s disputes team in Zurich and is looked upon with enormous favour by peers thanks to his considerable experience in regulatory and civil litigation.
Bär & Karrer’s Markus Wang continues to impress market commentators with his sweeping knowledge of product liability proceedings across the life sciences, biotech and pharmaceutical sectors.
Frank Scherrer at Wenger & Vieli is well thought of among peers and clients alike who applaud his first-class work representing pharmaceutical companies in complex contentious proceedings.