Martin Burkhardt

Dr. iur., Attorney at Law, LL.M.

Dr. Martin Burkhardt is a partner of Lenz & Staehelin. He is considered as a leading lawyer for commercial disputes. He advises and represents clients both before state courts and arbitral tribunals as well as in whatever ancillary or supplementary proceedings may be helpful for the clients to achieve their overall objectives, including interim measures, administrative or penal proceedings, as well as enforcement or asset recovery proceedings. His advice in defining and executing a legal strategy both in Switzerland and abroad is much sought after. He has extensive experience in financial services, investments and joint ventures, license, agency and distribution agreements, as well as corporate matters. His experience further includes pharma and medical, energy, media rights and disputes about complex family fortunes.

Practice Area
Commercial Litigation and International Arbitration, Private Clients, Tech Startups and Charities
German, English, French
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Knowledgeable and tough opponent, who is intellectually good
Chambers, 2020
He impresses with his leading litigation work handling complex disputes relating to commercial and corporate finance.
Who's Who Legal, 2019
He is very calm, he is really good at negotiating.
Chambers, 2018
In terms of defining a strategy, his way of dealing with things is great.
Chambers, 2018