Dr. Andrea Etienne


Andrea Etienne represents clients in proceedings before state courts and administrative bodies, focusing on employment, media, competition, contract and inheritance litigation.

Professional Experience

  • Associate with Nater Dallafior Rechtsanwälte AG, Zurich, since 2006

  • Associate with Stern & Partner, merged into Hess Dallafior Rechtsanwälte, Zurich (1998–2006)

  • Admitted to the bar since 1997

  • Law clerk with the District Court of St. Gall (1996–1997)


  • Studies at the University of St. Gall (lic. iur., 1994; Dr. iur., 2002)

  • Studies at the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Patent, Copyright and Competition Law and at the Santa Clara University (1998–1999)

  • Research assistant with the chair of European and International Business Law of the University of St. Gall (Prof. C. Baudenbacher, 1994–1996)


  • Der rechtliche Schutz von Datenbanken unter besonderer Berücksichtigung des Rechts der Europäischen Gemeinschaft, Diss., Literatur zum europäischen Immaterialgüter- und Wettbewerbsrecht 7, 2003 Basel


Commercial & Corporate Litigation

Banking & Finance Disputes

Insolvency Disputes & Asset Recovery

Private Client Disputes