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Patrick
ROHN
EXPERT
COUNTRY
Switzerland
FIELD
Agency, Distribution,
Professional details
Thouvenin Rechtsanwälte & Partner
Phone: +41 44 421 45 45
Patrick
ROHN
ARBITRATOR
COUNTRY
Switzerland
Year of birth
1974
Phone: +41 44 421 45 45

Curriculum

IDI Functions
Country expert for Switzerland
Others
Licensing Executives Society (LES) Anwaltskooperation Wirtschafts- und Vertriebsrecht Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA below 40) Swiss and Zurich Bar Association International Bar Association (IBA)
Year of birth
1974
Education
University of Zurich, Master of Law (2000) University of Zurich, J.D. (2004)
Professional qualifications
Admitted to the Zurich Bar (2006)
Current professional position
Partner, Thouvenin rechtsanwälte, Zurich.
Previous position
Associate, Schellenberg Wittmer, Zurich Associate, Debevoise & Plimpton, London
Practical experience
Patrick's contentious and non-contentious practice focuses on distribution, licensing and general commercial. He frequently represents parties to agency, distribution, licensing, and joint development agreements in court litigation and arbitration, and he frequently drafts and negotiates those kinds of agreements for his clients from various sectors of industry. A more detailed description of Patrick's practical experience can be found at www.thouvenin.com
Languages
German, English, French (read)
Publications:
Internationale Distribution in: Münch/Lehne/Passadelis, Internationales Handels-und Wirtschaftsrecht, Basel 2015 (International Distribution, in: International Commercial and Business Law, Basle 2015)/ Drafting arbitration clauses for IP agreements, Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice, 2012, Volume 7, Number 9/ Discovery is sneaking into Swiss litigation, IBA International Litigation News, May 2012/ Auswirkungen der Bekanntmachung der Weko über den Automobilvertrieb und der Verordnung (EG) Nr. 1400/2002 im schweizerischen Automobilmarkt, sic! 11/2005 (New competition regulations in the motor vehicle sector and their effects on vertical agreements and concerted practices, sic! 11/2005)/ Various Newsletters and Client Alerts on IP, Licensing and Distribution. The newsletters and client alerts can be accessed in the publications section at www.thouvenin.com
Languages
German, English, French
Professional qualifications
Law degree and admitted to bar
Experience in the field of distribution
Commercial Agency, Franchising, Intermediaries, Distribution antitrust, Distributorship, Trademark issues, Selective distribution
Litigation experience
Litigation before national courts as counsel
Arbitration experience
International Arbitration as counsel
Distribution cases
  1. Drug Distribution Agreement Middle East / Swiss Rules arbitration
  2. Drug Distribution Agreement U.S. / Fast track arbitration
  3. Medical Devices Distribution and Agency Agreement Middle East
  4. Distribution Agreement Italy / ICC arbitration
  5. Agency Agreement clean energy sector