Urs Saxer

Partner, Attorney at Law, Prof. Dr. iur., LL.M. (Columbia Law School N.Y.)


Languages

  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Some Spanish

Main Practice Areas

  • Media and communications law
  • Health law
  • Pharmaceutical and medicine law
  • Constitutional and administrative law
  • Competition and anti-trust law

Career
  • Honorary professor at the University of Zurich in international law, constitutional law, administrative law and media law, 2008
  • Partner at Steinbrüchel Hüssy, 2001
  • Lecturer at the Universities of Basel and St. Gallen (HSG) and at ETHZ, 1997-2005
  • Lecturer at the University of Zurich, 2000
  • Practising attorney, 1995
  • Columbia University, School of Law, New York, LL.M., 1991
  • Associate attorney at Walder, Wyss & Partner, 1988
  • Legal consultant at Tamedia AG, 1988
  • Admission to the Bar, 1988
  • Doctorate in Law, 1987
  • Master of Law, 1981

Memberships
  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV)
  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)
  • Health law forum (Board member)
  • Stiftung Medialex (President)
  • Fachgruppe Medienrecht des Verbandes Schweizer Medien
  • Arbeitsgemeinschaft der deutschen Verlagsjustitiare
  • Vereinigung der deutschen Staatsrechtslehrer
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationales Recht
  • Schweizerisches Forum Kommunikationsrecht
  • American Society of International Law
  • International Institute for Strategic Studies, London

Urs Saxer

E-Mail:
Telephone: +41 44 269 4000
Fax: +41 44 269 4001

Steinbrüchel Hüssy
Attorneys at Law
Grossmünsterplatz 8
CH-8001 Zürich

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