A Senior Associate, Dr. Widmer principally advises companies in the fields of IT and intellectual property, and contract, corporate and commercial law.

He has many years of legal counsel experience in the software industry among a range of functions including solely presiding district court judge, adviser to the Tenants Association and member of the Swico IT law committee.

  • IT and telecommunications law (digitalisation, outsourcing and cloud projects)
  • Data privacy law
  • Intellectual property and competition law (trademarks, copyright and unfair competition)
  • Corporate, commercial and contract law
  • Labour law
  • Tenancy law


2003 Admitted to the Swiss bar
2000 University of Zurich (Dr. iur.)
1996 University of Zurich (lic. iur)
since 2016 Attorney-at-law at SNPlegal
2006 – 2016 Legal Counsel and General Legal Counsel, SAP (Schweiz) AG
2002 – 2006 Attorney-at-law at SNPlegal