Our law firm Dr. iur. Marcel Rochaix offers legal advice and litigation on business and private law matters, as well as in criminal law. Moreover, the law firm is also active in matters involving sport law and in legal question regarding immigration law.

 The law firm can avail itself of several business contacts, both locally and abroad, which can be used in the client’s interest if such a need arises.

The offices of the law firm are located next to the train station in Schwerzenbach and can be easily reached within 15 minutes by train from the Zurich main station.

The attorney advises his clients with competence in all legal matters. In doing so, he’s subjected both to the rules of professional conduct governing the law practice in Switzerland, as well as to statutory law, fulfilling both requirements.

The attorney always sees himself as a personal advisor who places the client’s interest above all, whilst keeping an eye on the essentials.

The aforementioned values is what the law firm Dr. iur. Rochaix stands for.

LLD Marcel Rochaix

Dr.iur. Marcel Rochaix   

Because of his many years of professional experience as a practicing lawyer, as a law clerk and as a member of several judicial bodies, LLD Marcel Rochaix is able to advice his clients with regard to all legal issues.

 

Admission to the bar 

1997 Admission to the bar in the Canton of Zurich

 

Education

2018 CAS Legal Child Representative and Attorney
1994 Doctorate in Law from the University of Zurich
1988 Law degree from the University of Zurich

 

Professional career

Since 2013

Established his own law firm

2003-2013

Indipendent partner at Kämpfen Bösiger Theiler & Partner and at Horák Rechtsanwälte

1998-2002

Employment as an attorney at Kämpfen Bösiger Theiler & Partner

1995-1997

Legal secretary at the Commercial Court of Zurich (Supreme Court of Zurich)

1993-1994

Legal secretary at the District Court of Winterthur

1991-1992

Member of the claims department of the Winterthur insurance company

 

    • „Internationale Produkthaftung – Materielles Recht, IPR und Zuständigkeit der Produkthaftung in Deutschland, Frankreich, Österreich und der Schweiz“, Zürich 1995
    • „Probleme der gerichtlichen Zuständigkeitsregel für vertragliche Ansprüche im europäischen Zivilprozessrecht“, in: Liber discipulorum et amicorum (Festschrift für Prof. Dr. Kurt Siehr), Zürich 2001
    • „Geheimhaltungsvereinbarung“, in: Schweizer Vertragshandbuch, 3. Aufl., Basel 2017
    • Erstellung verschiedener  juristischer Gutachten in den Bereichen Gesellschaftsrecht,  Schuldbetreibungs- und Konkursrecht, Sportrecht

1999

Product liability (Certification seminar at an internationally operating company, Zurich)

 

2000

Work permits for skilled workers (Foundation for further legal education, Zurich)

 

2000-2004

Lecturer and member of the expert council at the Competence Center for forensics and economic forensics (Master of Advanced Studies to combat white-collar crimes) in Lucerne

 

2001

Doing Business in Switzerland (Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Kansas City)

 


2003/2004

Correct acquisition of molds and of tool manufacturing services (SVME specialised seminars, Aarau)

 

2010-2012

Lecturer in civil law at the Swiss Fiduciary School (Schweizerische Treuhänderschule-STS) in Zurich and Lucerne

 

2018

Speach at the New Year Presentation of Verein Welle (Zurich; other speakers: Prof. Dr. Rita Süssmuth and Prof. Dr. Firuz Daneshgari)

Since 1997
- Member of the Swiss lawyers association
- Member of the Zurich bar association

 

1995-2005
Zurich Regional Football Association, member of the gambling commission and head the department for sanctions

 

Since 2007
Zurich Regional Football Association, member of the appeals committee

 

Since 2015
Zurich regional Football Association, Vicepresident of the appeals committee

 

Since 1998
Swiss Football League, substitute/member of the disciplinary commission

 

Since 1999
Several memberships to boards of directors and management as well as liquidation mandates  

 

2004-2006
Ombudsman for Energy Zürich Radio Z AG

 

2004-2006
Ombudsman for U1 TV Programm AG 

 

2007-2009
Secretary General for F.C. Zurich (Board of Directors of the operating company and association)

  

2008-2013
Appointed indipendent proxy for Goldbach Group AG (former Goldbach Media)

 

Since 2013
Shareholder and managing director of Mannaix Consulting GmbH (LLP)