international employment law firm alliance L&E Global
  • Swiss Bar Association
  • Zurich Bar Association (group of experts in labour law)
  • European Employment Lawyers Association (EELA)
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Certified Specialist SBA Employment Law (2009)
  • King’s College London (LL.M., 2005)
  • Bar exam (2000)
  • University of Zurich (master degree 1997)
  • University “La Sapienza”, Rome (foreign scholar, 1993/94)

André is recognized by Who’s Who Legal as leading practitioner in his field.

  • Rückforderung von bereits ausbezahlten Boni in: personalSCHWEIZ, Januar 2023
  • Freelancer oder Arbeitnehmer? in: personalSCHWEIZ, Mai 2022
  • Flexible Arbeitsformen: Wie ist Pikettdienst zu entschädigen? in: personalSCHWEIZ, Februar 2022
  • Weiterbildungsvereinbarungen aus arbeitsrechtlicher Sicht, in: personalSCHWEIZ, Dezember 2021
  • Cross-Border Remote Work FAQ’s SWITZERLAND,  in:
  • Employment Law Overview 2021 – 2022, Switzerland, in:, März 2021
  • Opening up Shop in Switzerland, in:, April 2018
  • Kündigungsschutz in: Portmann Wolfgang, von Kaenel Adrian (Hrsg.), Fachhandbuch Arbeitsrecht, 2018, S. 411 ff.
  • “Wachstumsmarkt Leasing” in: Swiss Equity Magazin, Banking Special 5/08
  • “Arbeitsrechtliche Rückzahlungsvorbehalte für Aus- und Weiterbildungskosten” in: Anwaltsrevue 1/2012
  • “Q&A to redundancy rights in Switzerland” in:
  • Alert Letter “Swiss Reform on Executive Pay”, 2013
  • Case Study: International Recruitment in Europe and Dubai, in:
lelex Attorneys at Law

André Lerch

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André Lerch is a partner of the Swiss employment law firm, Lelex Attorneys at Law. He advises and represents Swiss and international clients on all aspects of labour and employment and related fields of law (including social security, immigration and data protection). He is recognized by the Swiss Bar Association as a certified specialist of employment law and is regularly appointed as lecturer or speaker by academic institutions and professional ogranisations.

Publications by André Lerch