David Peter
David Peter

David Peter

Senior Associate, Zurich

Schiffbaustrasse 2 | P.O. Box | CH-8031 Zurich | Switzerland
Schiffbaustrasse 2 | P.O. Box | CH-8031 Zurich | Switzerland
T +41 58 552 02 24


David Peter is a senior associate in MLL Legal’s Employment Law & Social Security group and member of the Dispute Resolution Team in Zurich. His practice focuses on advising and representing clients in various employment law and HR related matters. He advises and represents Swiss and international individuals and entities before all Swiss courts and authorities.

He also has extensive experience in debt enforcement and bankruptcy law as well as real estate law, both litigating and advising.

He already worked in the Zurich office as a junior associate. Before joining the firm again as an associate, David worked at the District Court of Brugg and at the Disctrict Court of Zurzach as a legal clerk.

David was admitted to the bar in Switzerland in 2017. He holds a degree from the University of Zurich law school.

Industry Groups

Rankings & Awards

Legal 500 EMEA Recommended Lwyer 2024

Deals & Cases

  • Represented a South American company before the Zurich Commercial Court in a dispute concerning the international transport of goods

Education & Admission

  • Admitted to the bar in Switzerland (2017)
  • University of Zurich, MLaw with major legal practice (2014)

Memberships and public offices

  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)
  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV)


  • German
  • English


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