Lorenza Ferrari Hofer is head of Pestalozzi's IP&TMT Group and co-head of the Life Sciences Group. She specializes in intellectual property, unfair competition, data law, data protection and contract law. She has profound knowledge in the development, licensing, trade and distribution of technology, as well as of therapeutic, health and food products (including product liability matters).
University of Basel (Dr. iur., 1993). Bar admission (1995). Legal collaborator at Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property (1994-1997). Legal counsel at a major Swiss watch and micromechanics manufacturer (1997-2001). Joined Pestalozzi (2002). Qualified as Solicitor of England and Wales (2005). Partner at Pestalozzi (2008).
International Bar Association, Swiss Bar Association, International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI, President of Swiss Group), Licensing Executives Society (LES), International Trademark Association (INTA).