Dr. Widmer is a partner at Suffert Neuenschwander & Partner and 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, member of the Swico IT law committee and compliance officer.

  • IT Law (Outsourcing, Cloud and other IT Projects, Digitalisation)
  • Contract and Commerical Law (IT Contracts, Agency and Work Contracts, Distribution Contracts, Purchase Contracts etc.)
  • Intellectual Property and Competition Law (Copyright and Trademarks, Unfair Competition)
  • Data Privacy Law
  • Labour Law
  • Tenancy Law
  • Corporate Law


2003 Admitted to the Swiss bar
2000 University of Zurich (Dr. iur.)
1996 University of Zurich (lic. iur)
since 2023 Partner at SNPlegal
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