Matthias Lerch Reichlin Hess Rechtsanwälte, Steuerberater & Notare Zug

Matthias Lerch


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.


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.)


German, English, French

Rights of Audience / Registrations

All Swiss courts


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

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)