Markus R Frick

Attorney at Law at Walder Wyss Ltd

Born in 1970, Mr Frick obtained a bachelor’s degree in 1995 and a doctorate in 2000 from the University of Zurich and an LLM from the New York University School of Law in 2001. He is also admitted to the New York Bar and – before joining Walder Wyss – worked as an associate in both a Zurich and a New York law firm.

Mr Frick is internationally ranked as a leader in his field and is praised by Chambers Europe as “bright, quick at responding to our needs, and also brilliant in court”. The WTR 1000 describes him as “service-oriented”, an “uber-practical, no-nonsense lawyer who is extremely strong in enforcement” inspiring “real professional trust” and praises his “profound knowledge of the business side” and “sense for the tactical steps that will resolve even the most complex problems”. According to Who’s Who Legal, Mr Frick is known for his superb IP work and continues to provide counsel of the highest quality to clients. Further, the WTR 1000 acknowledges Mr Frick as “undoubtedly one of the best trademark lawyers in Switzerland”. Moreover, his name appears in Legal 500, Legal Experts, MIP IP Stars and WIPR Leaders among leading individuals and LMG Life Sciences include him in the list of life science stars for intellectual property in Switzerland.

Mr Frick speaks German, English and French, is registered with the Zurich and New York Bar and admitted to practice throughout Switzerland.

Professional associations

  • AIPPI
  • INGRES
  • INTA

Sample client list

  • ABB Asea Brown Boveri
  • Amazon
  • American Airlines
  • Colgate Palmolive
  • easyGroup Ltd
  • HUGO BOSS
  • Microsoft
  • Novartis
  • Pret A Manger

Firm details

Walder Wyss Ltd
Seefeldstrasse 123
Zurich 8034
Switzerland

Contact details

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