Alesch Staehelin joins TIMES Attorneys

October 31,2018

We are very pleased to announce that Alesch Staehelin joins TIMES Attorneys as a new partner per November 1, 2018.

Alesch Staehelin is a counsel, dealmaker, negotiator and mediator specializing in all technology law matters (including telecoms). He has a deep focus on drafting all types of IT agreements, on negotiating and closing complex and time-sensitive (cross-border) tech deals and on all legal aspects of emerging technologies (such as Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, blockchain, etc.). Alesch Staehelin’s further areas of expertise are intellectual property, data protection and media & entertainment law.

Before joining TIMES Attorneys, Alesch Staehelin worked at IBM for 11 years as a senior in-house counsel in various international lead positions. In particular his vast experience and expertise in the legal aspects of cognitive computing and other cutting-edge technologies related to digitalization, virtualization and automation have made him a highly recognized IT lawyer in Europe and overseas. Recent speaking engagements as Digital Lawyer & Counsel (DLC)® have brought Alesch Staehelin to major cities around the world. Prior to joining IBM, he worked 8 years as an IP/IT lawyer at leading Swiss law firms.

Alesch is the perfect fit for our team and will further boost TIMES Attorneys’ practice in the technology and IP fields.

TIMES in top–three for IP and Sport

April 30,2018

TIMES Attorneys was again ranked as a top firm in a peer survey of more than 7200 attorneys, 450 in-house lawyers and the General Counsels of the 500 largest companies in Switzerland carried out by BILANZ and Statista. TIMES Attorneys takes particular pride in being ranked within the top-three firms in Switzerland for Intellectual Property Law and for Sport Law and as one of the leading firms for Media Law and Technology Law.


Andrea Mondini joins TIMES Attorneys

September 29,2017

We are very pleased to announce that Andrea Mondini joins TIMES Attorneys as a new partner, as of 1st October 2017.

Andrea Mondini is one of the leading Swiss IP lawyers. His main areas of practice include litigation and arbitration of intellectual property disputes, with a focus on patent litigation, particularly in the pharmaceutical field. He also advises on licensing, distribution, franchising, R&D and technology transfer agreements.

Andrea has more than 25 years of experience in the IP field. Before joining TIMES Attorneys, he was a partner at Schellenberg Wittmer for 17 years. Andrea is one of the attorneys-at-law appearing most frequently before the Swiss Federal Patent Court.

Andrea Mondini is recognized a leading individual in the IP field in professional directories such as Chambers (Band 1), Legal 500 (leading individual), IAM1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Practitioners (Band 1) and won the Client Choice Award 2016 for Switzerland in the category Intellectual Property / Trademarks.

Andrea is the perfect fit for our team and will significantly boost TIMES Attorneys’ practice in the IP and medical fields.