In this section you will find various articles and interviews from our partners and associates providing their insights and experience as well as personal tips on the application process, career opportunities and personal development.

Meet the Team

Vom Studium ins Berufsleben, 10.03.2022

In this interview with our trainee lawyers Nina Peter, Federico Henseler and Till Haechler, we discuss law students' expectations of a traineeship in an international law firm as well as their first impressions and experience as young professionals.

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Meet the Team

Karriere-Talk mit unseren Associates, 14.10.2021

In this interview, Simone Ehrsam, Anja Affolter und Flavio Delli Colli talk with our hiring partner about job expectations of students, their first steps in an international law firm and everyday life at Lenz & Staehelin.

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Mit Standhaftigkeit und Durchhaltevermögen zum Ziel

Tages-Anzeiger/Rechtsguide, 28.05.2021

Life in the legal world is not always easy but highly interesting. Tanja Luginbühl, partner at Lenz & Staehelin, speaks from experience. In her interview with Tages-Anzeiger/Rechtsguide, she discusses the challenges of a female lawyer and the balancing act between the daily work and family life.

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Swiss female lawyers face many obstacles in their career paths, but they are fighting back against a system which expects them to care for children and work part-time

The Lawyer, April 2021

Cécile Berger Meyer and Valérie Menoud, both partners at Lenz & Staehelin, were interviewed on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of voting rights for women on a federal level in Switzerland on equal rights in the legal profession.

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Der Anwaltsberuf ist grossen Veränderungen unterworfen

Tages-Anzeiger/Rechtsguide, 04.09.2020

Rudolf Tschäni, senior counsel at Lenz & Staehelin, is one of Switzerland's best-known lawyers in the field of mergers and acquisitions. In his interview with the Tages-Anzeiger/Rechtsguide Rudolf Tschäni explains his interest and fascination for M&A and outlines the skills a corporate lawyer should bring along.

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If law firms want to be successful and fit for the future, they will not be able to ignore the issues of gender diversity and equality.

IFLR1000, 17.06.2020

Tanja Luginbühl, partner and head of Insolvency and Restructuring at Lenz & Staehelin, evaluates how the Swiss legal market and her firm are addressing gender diversity, and where the market could do more.

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Man darf sich was zutrauen!

breaking.through, 29.07.2019

In her interview with breaking.through partner Tanja Luginbühl provides her insights into her career at a leading corporate law firm, the way to partnership and balancing work and family life.

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Une carrière passionnante, exigeante et variée

Le Temps and Bilanz, Universum Study: Top 100 - Most Attractive Employers, September 2019

In this interview our hiring partners Daniel Schafer and Tino Gaberthüel discuss their views on successful leaders, healthy performance and coping with challenging situations.

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Karrierestart bei Lenz & Staehelin: Vom ersten Schritt an auf dem richtigen Weg

My HSG Career Magazine, 2019

Our colleagues Astrid Waser, Stephan Erni, Simone Ehrsam and Samuel Mätzler explain why quality, vision and integrity are key when seeking a career at Lenz & Staehelin.

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Kurz- und Substitutenpraktika: Klischees, ihr Wahrheitsgehalt und die perfekte Bewerbung für eine Praktikumsstelle in einer führenden Schweizer Wirtschaftskanzlei

N'Jus - Zeitschrift der Zürcher Jus-Studierenden, 2013

Tino Gaberthüel, hiring partner of Lenz & Staehelin, describes the criteria and elements a successful application should contain.

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