Dr. Urs Isenegger

Legal Partner

Profile

Dr. Urs Isenegger joined MME in 2016. Before, he acted for 20 years as managing partner in a medium-sized corporate law firm in Zurich. Based on his long-standing activity as corporate lawyer with his focus areas in corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property and competition law as well as contract law, Urs Isenegger shows a broad experience in advising and representing companies and their stakeholders. He disposes of profound knowledge in respect of cross-border transactions and projects. His practical experience is completed with his long-lived activity in various managing and supervisory bodies (such as board of directors, board of foundations, advisory boards). Since many years, Urs Isenegger acts as coach and jury member in well-known business plan competitions.

Business activities

  • Corporate law
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Intellectual property and competition law
  • Technology transfer
  • Licensing concepts
  • Contract law
  • Infrastructure projects
  • Life Sciences
  • Banking law
  • Litigation

Education

1985
Admitted to the Bar (Attorney-at-law and Notary of the Canton of Solothurn)
1983
University of Bale (Dr. iur.)
1980
University of Bale (lic. iur.)

Languages

  • German
  • English
  • Italian
  • French
  • Spanish

Practical Experience

since 2016
Legal Partner with MME
1996-2016
Founding and managing partner in a medium-sized corporate law firm in Zurich
1992-1996
Partner in a small corporate law firm in Zurich
1988-1989
Foreign Associate, Paul Hastings, Washington D.C, New York and Los Angeles
1985-1991
Attorney in a large corporate law firm in Zurich

Memberships

  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)
  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV)
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • AIPPI
  • LES Licensing Executive Society
  • AIGLI – L'Associazione Internazionale Giuristi di Lingua Italiana