Matthias Lerch

Matthias Lerch

Partner

Attorney at Law
lic. iur., LL.M. (University of Chicago Law School)

Matthias Lerch’s legal practice focuses on: national and international litigation and arbitration; enforcement proceedings and legal assistance matters; employment law; legal data protection matters; corporate governance and compliance; corporate and commercial law; the law on debt enforcement and bankruptcy; criminal law; advice on and drafting of contracts. Matthias Lerch also acts as arbitrator.

matthias.lerch@reichlinhess.ch

Curriculum

2017 Partner, Reichlin Hess AG
2014 Legal Counsel, maxon motor ag, Sachseln
2009 Swiss Arbitration Academy (Arbitration Practitioner Diploma)
2006 Senior Associate, Pestalozzi Attorneys-at-law Ltd, Zurich
2006 University of Chicago Law School (LL.M.)
2003 Attorney-at-law, Homburger Ltd, Zurich
2003 Admitted to the bar (Lucerne)
2002 Lecturer, TEKO Swiss professional school, Lucerne
2001 University of Zurich (lic.iur.)

Languages

German, English, French

Rights of Audience / Registrations

All Swiss courts

Publications

Commentaries:
Matthias Lerch, Art. 219-242, in: Myriam A. Gehri et al. (editors), Code of Civil Procedure, Orell Füssli commentary, 1. Ed., Zurich 2010
Matthias Lerch and Thomas Rohner, Art. 344-347, in: Alexander Brunner et al. (editors), Code of Civil Procedure, Dike commentary, 2. Ed., Zurich/St. Gall 2016
Matthias Lerch and Thomas Rohner, Art. 1, 6, 7, II Protocol 1, in: Christian Oetiker et al. (editors), Lugano Convention, Basel commentary, 2. Ed., Basel 2016
Matthias Lerch and Lukas Rusch, Art. 53-60, in: Christoph Brunner (editor), UN-Sales law – CISG, Stämpfli hand-commentary, 2. Ed., Berne 2014

Articles:
Matthias Lerch, Recognition/Enforcement of Annulled Awards under special Consideration of the Amsterdam Court of Appeals‘ Decision of April 28, 2009, SAA Selected Papers on International Arbitration (2009/2010)