Nicolas Mosimann

Nicolas Mosimann
Hirschgässlein 11
PO Box 257
+41 58 200 30 00


Who's Who Legal Switzerland - TMT

Nicolas Mosimann is partner at Kellerhals Carrard. His practice focuses on technology and intellectual property law (in particular copyright, trademarks and design rights), M&A, corporate law and commercial law. He advises both Swiss and international companies and institutions on transactions (outsourcing, acquisitions, joint ventures and financing rounds) and technology projects (including IoT and blockchain-based platforms), research and cooperation agreements, commercial contracts and data protection. In addition to which, Nicolas specialises in advising and representing software providers and customers (from development to protection and licensing, including SaaS and open source software). He is as dedicated to his clients in a transactional capacity as he is in his role as a litigator.

As a long-time member of AIJA, Nicolas has an excellent international network, and advises clients across a range of industries and sectors, such as IT, technology, life-sciences, advertising and arts and entertainment, throughout the world. As a member of the firm’s startup desk he also regularly advises innovative startup companies.

Nicolas Mosimann graduated from University of Basel (lic iur, 2004 and Dr iur, 2007) and holds an LLM from University of Sydney (2010). He regularly speaks at national and international conferences and is a lecturer at University of Basel and Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz (FHNW).

With almost 160 professionals (comprised of partners, salaried lawyers, legal experts, tax advisers and notaries) and a total of more than 260 staff, Kellerhals Carrard, which dates back to 1885 and has offices in Basel, Bern, Lausanne, Lugano, Sion and Zurich and representation offices in Binningen and Shanghai, is one of the largest in Switzerland.

WWL says: Nicolas Mosimann is "a name in the start-up area", according to sources, who also highlight him as "very active in the TMT field".

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Switzerland which can be purchased from our Shop.

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