Professional recognition

Since its establishment, the founding partners of Nater Dallafior Rechtanwälte AG, Hans Nater, Roberto Dallafior and Mathis Berger have been widely recognized as leaders in the fields of "Dispute Resolution" and "Intellectual Property" in the relevant legal directories.

Leading Swiss business magazines BILANZ and Le Temps have once again named Nater Dallafior as a top Swiss law firm in their 2018 rankings of the law firms in Switzerland. Gaining a number 5 national ranking, Nater Dallafior is one of the most recommended firms for its expertise in disputes. The ranking report consolidates feedback from thousands of lawyers and clients. We thank everyone who contributed to this result.

Chambers Europe und Chambers Global wrote and write about us:

“Impressive Zürich-based dispute resolution boutique, renowned for its banking and insurance litigation practice. Additional expertise in corporate investigations and white-collar crime cases. Also active in international arbitration, with strong experience of sports arbitration. Client list includes high-profile individuals and multinationals.”

“Select quotes from clients:

‘We absolutely enjoyed working with the team, the lawyers were terrific.’

‘The firm is reasonable in terms of fees and hours spent on a case.’”

“This independent boutique has a strong focus on commercial disputes, including corporate, insurance and employment litigation. It also offers clients seminars on how to avoid litigation and investigations. Recent cases have included post-M&A and D&O liability disputes.”

“This boutique firm has a strong focus on dispute resolution, and is best known for litigation. Recent work includes asbestos litigation both abroad and in Switzerland, and cases involving the insurance and banking industries. The team advises clients on dispute avoidance strategies as well as representing them in court. Interviewees are impressed with the firm’s international links.”

“Very thorough in their analysis. This makes a major difference to clients, because they dig deep”

“Zürich boutique Nater Dallafior is known for its expertise in litigation. Founding partner Roberto Dallafior heads up the team and acts in commercial litigation and arbitration. Clients describe him as a solid, well-trained lawyer – the kind of guy who gets good results in a fair but hard fight.”

“This boutique firm is consolidating its foothold in the market, with sources commending the group’s insight and interesting work in the area.”

“Commentators agree that this Zurich dispute resolution and corporate advisory boutique’s compact size enables it to provide quality work whilst avoiding conflicts of interest.”

Expert Guides, The Legal Media Group Guides to the World's Leading Lawyers recommend (based on independent research) Hans Nater and Roberto Dallafior as leaders in dispute resolution.

Who's Who Legal recommends Hans Nater and Roberto Dallafior (based on independent interviews with clients, in-house counsels and peers) as leading practitioners in commercial litigation and Manuel Arroyo in international arbitration.

Who's Who Legal recommends Mathis Berger (based on independent interviews with clients, in-house counsels and peers) as a leading practitioner in Telecommunications Media & Technology.