Stephan Meyer

Junior Associate, LL.M.


Stephan Meyer* is a Research Associate within MME’s blockchain team. In addition to his work for MME he is a PhD candidate at the University of Zurich researching the private law classification of crypto tokens and a full-time core team member of a Swiss National Science Foundation research project focusing on the regulation of virtual currencies at ZHAW School of Management and Law, Winterthur.

Business activities

  • Blockchain | DLT | FinTech
  • Digital Economy
  • IT and Intellectual Property
  • Data Protection, Big Data, IT-Compliance 


since 2016
PhD Candidate SNSF | University of Zurich
LL.M. | International Business Law | Queen Mary University of London
MLaw | Major in Business Law | University of Zurich
Summer Program in Chinese Commercial Law | LSE & Peking University
BLaw | University of Zurich

*Stephan Meyer has not yet been admitted to the bar.


  • German
  • English
  • French

Practical Experience

since 2017
Research Associate | MME
since 2016
PhD Candidate SNSF | ZHAW School of Management and Law, Winterthur
since 2008
Quartermaster, Captain | Swiss Armed Forces
Legal Associate & Recovery Specialist for an insurance company
Summer intern in a business law firm
Volunteer at District Court of Zurich
Claims Adjuster Property & Liability for an insurance company

Teaching Assignments

  • CAS Big Data Analytics, Blockchain and Distributed Ledgers | ZHAW School of Engineering
  • BSc in Business Law, Module "Data Protection and Governance" | Guest Lecturer Blockchain | ZHAW School of Management and Law
  • Management Program NBW | Contract and Employment Law | NBW Netzwerk für betriebswirtschaftliche Weiterbildung