About us

ERB JAROCH HÜGI is an independent business law firm located in the centre of Zurich with a strong international orientation. Our lawyers advise both companies and individuals in Switzerland and abroad and represent them if required in court -, arbitration - and administrative proceedings. We may complete our offering with additional services in the fields of outsourcing of legal departments, strategy and management consulting as well as our notary’s office (Olten). Our entrepreneurial orientation allows qualified 360°-consulting services.

The core competence of our firm is business law. Our advisory services encompass in addition to general commercial- and corporate-, as well as contract law in particular legal issues of the finance and insurance sector, the entertainment-, sports-, and information technology industries as much as the field of real estate. We further advice on any questions arising out of the settlement of foreign companies or foreign citizens in Switzerland.

We provide ample experience in advising national and international banking- and other finance institutions, asset managers, securities dealers, funds, insurance and re-insurance companies, in particular in contractual and regulatory issues.

A particular focus of our firm is in the field of sports & entertainment: film financing, sports marketing or management are as familiar matters to us as legal or entrepreneurial questions related thereto.

Anything in connection with the Czech Republic is an additional focus of our law firm. We cover any question dealing with business or legal matters related to Switzerland and the Czech Republic. We focus in particular on Swiss companies with intended or existing facilities in Czech Republic. The same holds true for Czech companies with intended or existing facilities in Switzerland.

Our attorneys at law and legal practitioners have extensive experience and a high level of expertise in their practice areas for many years. The lawyers of our firm have been working in leading, international business law firms as well as in legal and operative functions in large enterprises. Due to their experience they are especially predestined to integrate legal matters in the overall context of entrepreneurial requirements and processes.

The attorneys are registered in the official register of lawyers of the Canton of Zurich. They are licensed and permitted to practice anywhere in Switzerland and to appear before all Swiss courts and public authorities. The attorneys are fluent in German, English, French and Czech.