Andreas Lienhard | Pestalozzi Attorneys at Law

Andreas Lienhard

Partner
Attorney at Law, Dr. iur., CAS in Arbitration

Feldeggstrasse 4
8008 Zurich
Switzerland
T +41 44 217 93 51
andreas.lienhard@pestalozzilaw.com

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Andreas Lienhard's level of sophistication, commercial awareness and vision and client service and general level of service are very strong. Andreas provides an excellent service.

Chambers & Partners, 2023

Andreas Lienhard is an excellent employment litigator.

The Legal 500 Client Feedback, 2021

He thinks ahead and is always prepared for the move of the counterparty.

The Legal 500 Client Feedback, 2021

Andreas Lienhard’s attention to detail, and ability to tackle very technical engineering concepts, are second to none.

GAR 100 Client Feedback, 2021

Andreas Lienhard is a partner and member of Pestalozzi's Litigation & Arbitration Group as well as of the Employment & Pensions Group in Zurich. He specializes in national and international commercial law litigations, debt enforcement proceedings and arbitration.

Career

2023
  • Partner at Pestalozzi
2020
  • Senior Associate at Pestalozzi
2015
  • Associate at Pestalozzi
2014
  • The London School of Economics and Political Science: LL.M. in International Business Law
2012
  • Associate at leading Swiss law firm based in Zurich
  • University of Zurich: Dr. iur.
2011
  • Bar Admission: Switzerland
2008
  • University of Zurich: Lic. iur.
  • District court of Dietikon, Canton Zurich: Law clerk

Languages

English, German

Membership

  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV)
  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)
  • Swiss Arbitration Association below 40 (ASA)

Deals and Cases

Pestalozzi successfully represented a state gas company in a high-value ICC gas arbitration dispute

12.04.2021

Pestalozzi successfully represented a state gas company in a high-value ICC gas arbitration dispute

Pestalozzi advises the initial purchasers led by Goldman Sachs, Citigroup, and Credit Suisse in connection with a EUR 825 million notes offering by Salt and the lenders under CHF 575 million loan facilities

18.09.2019

Pestalozzi advises the initial purchasers led by Goldman Sachs, Citigroup, and Credit Suisse in connection with a EUR 825 million notes offering by Salt and the lenders under CHF 575 million loan facilities

Pestalozzi advises Barclays on the refinancing of Swissport

15.08.2019

Pestalozzi advises Barclays on the refinancing of Swissport

Publications

BGer 4A_396/2022 of 7 October 2023 (leading decision): Ordinary dismissal because of incapacity to work due to illness

By Andreas Lienhard, Martina Herzog, Ioannis Meili: Legal Update, Zurich 2023

BGer 4A_189/2023 of 4 October 2023: Termination of employment following a warning without a new breach

By Andreas Lienhard, Martina Herzog, Katja Stehrenberger: Legal Update, Zurich 2023
Übungsbuch Internationales Privat- und Zivilpozessrecht

Übungsbuch Internationales Privat- und Zivilpozessrecht

By Andreas Lienhard: 2. Auflage, Zürich 2023
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