Pascal Betticher Associate
Dr. iur., Attorney at Law

Pascal Betticher


Dr. iur., Attorney at Law

+41 58 450 80 00


Brandschenkestrasse 24

CH-8027 Zurich

  • Expertise

    Dr. Pascal Betticher is an associate at our Zurich office, where he is a member of the Investigations, and Litigation and Arbitration groups. He represents corporations and private individuals before Swiss courts, criminal prosecution and administrative authorities, and international arbitral tribunals. Pascal's practice focuses on white-collar matters, internal investigations, commercial disputes and corporate litigation. He also regularly advises clients in matters involving multiple jurisdictions.

  • Specialist Areas

    Litigation and Arbitration, White-Collar Matters, Internal Investigations
  • Practices

  • Professional Experience and Education

    and Education

    2022Associate at Lenz & Staehelin
    2020-2022Law Clerk at the Public Prosecutors Office Fribourg, Economic Crime Division
    2019-2020Law Clerk at the Court for Economic Crime of the Canton of Fribourg
    2018-2019Trainee lawyer at a Law Firm in Fribourg
    2023University of Fribourg (Dr. iur.)
    2021Admission to the Fribourg Bar
    2018University of Fribourg (MLaw)
    2015University of Fribourg (BLaw)
  • Languages

    German, French, English

    • Betticher Pascal, Die DNA-Analyse nach Schweizerischer Strafprozessordnung, Schulthess Verlag, Zurich 2023
    • Müller Dominique, Betticher Pascal, Zur Unterbrechung der Verjährung von zivilrechtlichen Ansprüchen durch Geltendmachung im Strafverfahren; Besprechung von BGer, 4A_417/2021 vom 1. September 2022, in: AJP/PJA, 1/2023, 105 et seqq.
    • Betticher Pascal, Überschussinformationen bei einer Phänotypisierung, wie ist mit den Daten umzugehen?, in: AJP/PJA, 12/2021, 1480 et seqq.
    • Betticher Pascal, BGer 1B_17/2019: Präventive "DNA-Profilerfassung" auf der Grundlage von Art. 255 Abs. 1 lit. a StPO?, in: AJP/PJA, 8/2019, 856 et seqq.
    • Betticher Pascal, Le mariage forcé selon l'art. 181a CP – La solution aux problèmes ou une simple illusion?, in: Quid? Fribourg Law Review, 1/2018
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