The Legal 500 rankings recognize MLL as a leading law firm in Switzerland in 2020


The Legal 500 EMEA published their annual international law firm rankings in April 2020 and MLL is recognized once again as one of the leading law firms in Switzerland.

Client sources recommend the firm for being „composed of extremely competent and responsive lawyers, who understand the needs of their clients“. Sources further inform that „the firm is noted for its very attentive customer contact. It communicates well and gives good, understandable explanations to the client“ and that „for every question, there are the right people in-house available to perform very good, cost-efficient and timely work“.

MLL achieves the highest „top-tier“ recommendation for Fintech, Intellectual property and Real estate and construction. The following 15 practice areas are highly recommended: Banking and finance: Geneva, Banking and finance: Zurich, Capital markets, Commercial, corporate and M&A, Competition, Data privacy and data protection, Dispute resolution: Litigation, Employment, Healthcare and life sciences, Insolvency and corporate recovery, Leading firms: French-speaking Switzerland, Leading firms: German-speaking Switzerland, Private client, Tax, TMT. MLL’s website provides an overview of the firm’s practice area and industry expertise.

Alexander Vogel (Banking and finance, Fintech), Lukas Bühlmann (Data privacy and data protection, TMT), Michael Ritscher (IP), Simon Holzer (IP), Patricia Guerra (Private client) and Wolfgang Müller (Real estate and construction) appear in the prestigious „leading individuals“ list.

Mona Stephenson (Commercial, corporate and M&A), Mario Strebel (Competition), Léonard Stoyanov (Dispute resolution – Litigation), Maud Udry-Alhanko (Private client) and Michael Reinle (TMT) are recognized as „Next Generation Partners“.

Marco S. Meier (Data privacy and data protection) and Annaïg Vogt (Private client) are recognized as „rising stars“ for being associates who make a material difference to the practice.

45 of our lawyers are recommended in The Legal 500 EMEA 2020: Bernard Lachenal, Christophe Rapin (Banking and finance – Geneva), Alexander Vogel, Daniel Schoch, Karin Oberlin, Reto Luthiger, Samuel Ljubicic, Stephanie Comtesse, Ülkü Cibik (Banking and finance – Zurich), Andrea Sieber, Christoph Heiz, Daniel Schoch, Wolfgang Müller (Capital markets), Alexander Vogel, Andrea Sieber, Karin Oberlin, Mona Stephenson, Sergio Bortolani (Commercial, corporate and M&A), Christophe Rapin, Mario Strebel (Competition), Lukas Bühlmann, Marco S. Meier (Data privacy and data protection), Bernard Lachenal, Léonard Stoyanov, Marcel Lustenberger, Simon Holzer, Urs Boller, Walter Häberling (Dispute resolution – Litigation), Guy-Philippe Rubeli, Martin Ammann, Thomas Kälin (Employment), Alexander Vogel, Kilian Schärli (Fintech), Kilian Schärli, Michael Ritscher, Simon Holzer, Ulrike Ciesla (Healthcare and life sciences), Alain Le Fort, Alexander Vogel, Christian Schilly, Reinhard Oertli, Samuel Ljubicic, Urs Boller (Insolvency and corporate recovery), Guillaume Fournier, Michael Ritscher, Peter Schramm, Simon Holzer (Intellectual property), Bernard Lachenal, Christophe Rapin, Léonard Stoyanov, Nicolas Didisheim, Serge Calame (Leading firms – French-speaking Switzerland), Alexander Vogel, Andrea Sieber, Lukas Bühlmann, Mario Strebel, Michael Reinle, Michael Ritscher, Patricia Guerra, Simon Holzer (Leading firms – German-speaking Switzerland), Annaïg Vogt, Bernard Lachenal, Julien Tron, Maud Udry-Alhanko, Patricia Guerra, Serge Calame (Private client), Philippe Prost, Walter Häberling, Wolfgang Müller (Real estate and construction), Lukas Bühlmann, Michael Reinle, Reinhard Oertli (TMT), Markus Frank Huber, Philippe Mantel, Thomas Nabholz (Tax). Find out more about MLL’s lawyers.

The Legal 500 Series provides researched coverage of 125 jurisdictions worldwide. The Legal 500 EMEA provides readers with an annually updated, impartial, third-party ranking of the leading law firms and lawyers in countries across the region.