Legal Associate
Attorney at Law, LL.M.

Linus Hug

The litigator you need by your side for complex business processes and technology law.



Linus Hug looks forward to supporting your project with his expertise. He advises companies and individuals in technology-related areas such as IP/IT, data protection and blockchain.

He is also active in contract and employment law. He draws on a wide range of experience when representing his clients before state courts as well as national and international arbitration tribunals. Prior to joining MME, Linus Hug was a clerk at the Swiss Federal Supreme Court. He still serves as a part-time substitute district court judge.

His entrepreneurial approach is enhanced by his academic background at an IP/Law & Economics Chair at ETH Zurich.


2017 Admission to the bar
2013 LL.M. University of Hong Kong and MLaw University Zurich (Double Degree)
2011 University Zurich (BLaw)

Work Experience

since 2020 Legal Associate at MME
since 2019 Substitute Judge at the District Court of Winterthur
2017 - 2020 Clerk at the 1st Civil Law Division of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court
2017 Legal Associate at a major commercial law firm in Zurich
2014 - 2015 Clerk at the District Court of Meilen
2013 Assistant at the Chair of Intellectual Property Law at ETH Zurich
2013 Assistant Professor at the Chair of Arbitration of the University of Hong Kong
2011 Legal intern at a major commercial law firm in Stuttgart, Germany
2010 - 2011 Legal Assistant in a small law firm in Zurich


  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV)
  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)
  • Democratic Lawyers Zurich (DJZ)
  • ASA Below 40