Legal Partner
Attorney at Law, LL.M.

Dr. Christoph Nater

Protecting and securing long-term rights: Your expert in construction, real estate and inheritance law.



Dr. Christoph Nater, LL.M., practices primarily in construction and real estate law as well as estate planning and probate. Thus, he covers the frequent case constellations where real estate is part of the estate. 

Before joining MME, Christoph Nater was a lawyer at a large, internationally active commercial law firm in Zurich. Today, he regularly publishes on topics in his field of practice, lectures at SVIT Switzerland courses, and is a regular speaker at conferences.


2012 Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., USA (LL.M.)
2010 University of Basel (Dr. iur.)
2008 Admitted to the bar, Zurich
2005 University of Zurich (lic. iur.)


German, English, French

Work Experience

since 2016 Legal Partner at MME
2015 - 2016 Senior Legal Associate at MME
2012 - 2015 Legal Associate at MME
2009 - 2010 Lawyer in a large, internationally active commercial law firm in Zurich
2005 - 2006 Auditor at the Meilen District Court

Board Memberships

  • Member of the Board of Directors and the Compensation Committee of Intershop Holding AG
  • Member of the Board of Directors of Balanx AG, Zurich
  • Member of the Foundation Right to Play Switzerland
  • Member of the Foundation Diakoniewerk Neumünster - Schweizerische Pflegerinnenschule
  • Member of the Foundation Young Artists in Concert, Davos



  • Elected member of the Zollikon building authority (2010 - 2022)
  • President of the Swiss Academic Ski Club (SAS), 2019 - 2022
  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV)
  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)