Rolf Ditesheim

Rolf Ditesheim


Doctor of Law / Attorney-at-law / Partner

The scope of activities of Rolf Ditesheim covers various areas of civil and commercial law, criminal law and administrative law.

He offers both judicial and advisory activities.

Before joining Reymond & Associés, he completed his legal internship and practiced law in a leading Lausanne law firm. He has written and defended a doctoral thesis (PhD) on corporate law, for which he received an award. He is a member of boards of trustees and directors.


Bar admission (February 2002) University of Lausanne,
Award of Excellence for the doctoral thesis (2001) University of Lausanne,
Doctor of Laws (2000; writing 1996-1999) University of Lausanne,
final dissertation on intellectual property (1996) University of Lausanne,
law degree - Master of Law (1996) Universities of Lausanne and Berne,
Faculty of Law (1992-1996)
Negotiation course (2001)
Various courses and trainings (since 2000)
Scientific Baccalaureate (1992)

Areas of expertise 

Business Law

Contract law

Corporate law

Personality rights

Real estate law

Inheritance law

Administrative law

Criminal Law

Professional experience 

Partner at the law firm Reymond & Associés (since 1 January 2011)

Bar practice (since February 2002)

Trainee lawyer (February 2000-February 2002)

Clerk to the Courts (besides writing the doctoral thesis)

Mandates for law firms (besides writing the doctoral thesis)

Various internships in companies (besides university studies)

French, English, German

Vaud Bar Association (OAV)

Swiss Bar Association (FSA)

Business Law Center of the University of Lausanne (CEDIDAC)

La représentation de la société anonyme, doctoral thesis, Stampfli, Berne 2001

Les garanties dues par le donneur de licences de brevets d'invention, master thesis, Lausanne 1996
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