Sandra Hanhart, lic. iur., MLP-HSG, Attorney at Law
I support organizations and individuals in business law. My main areas of expertise are contract and corporate law as well as intellectual property, IT and media law.
I have more than 15 years of experience in providing legal advice to companies and start-ups in the field of media, advertising and technology as General Counsel of a listed Swiss media group and partner in a commercial law firm.
|since 2020||Founding partner at Hanhart Law|
|since 2019||Judge at the Commercial Court of the Canton of Zurich (IP- and unfair competition law)|
|2018–2020||Partner at the law firm burckhardt Ltd.|
|2008–2018||General Counsel Tamedia Group (today TX Group)|
|2004–2008||Legal Counsel Tamedia Group (today TX Group)|
|2001–2002||Associate at Nobel & Hug Attorneys at Law|
|1999||Trainee lawyer with Schoch Jaeggi Hoch / Judicial clerk at the district court of Zurich|
|2017||Leadership Program McKinsey|
|2009||Diploma program of the Executive School of Management at the University of St. Gallen (Management for the Legal Profession, DAS)|
|2003||Visiting Scholar in Intellectual Property Law and Diploma in Alternative Dispute Resolution at New York University (NYU)|
|2001||Admission to the bar of the Canton of Zurich|
|1998||Master of Law at the University of Zurich|
|1995||Exchange semester at the PUC University, Río de Janeiro (BR)|
|Publications and Presentations|
|Januar 2022||Datenschutz für Verlage
Workshop für Schweizer Buchhändler- und Verleger-Verband (SBVV)
|September 2021||Juristische Grundlagen für Lehrmittelverlage
Unterricht im Rahmen der Weiterbildung kompakt des Schweizer Buchhändler- und Verleger-Verbands (SBVV)
|September 2021||Juristisches Abklärungen: Empfehlungen aus der Praxis
Referat School of Management and Law (ZHAW)
|August 2021||News-Content auf Plattformen: Ersetzen Deals mit Medienunternehmen (Google News Showcase, Facebook News) in der Praxis die Regulierung? |
Session-Referat IT Juristinnentag
|November 2020||Professionelle juristische Abklärungen im Gesellschaftsrecht: Anforderungen aus der Praxis
Presentation at the School of Management and Law (ZHAW) and the RheinMain University of Applied Sciences, Wiesbaden Business School
|November 2019||Rufmord in sozialen Medien, medienrechtliche Regeln für Influencer
Presentation at the Zurich University of the Arts / Center for cultural Law and Swiss Forum for Communication Law
|May 2019||Das Trennungs- und Kennzeichnungsgebot bei Beiträgen in sozialen Medien
Aufsatz in sic! 6/2019, S. 353 ff.
|November 2018||Rechtliche Bedeutung der Due Diligence
Referat M&A Day TX Group (vormals Tamedia)
|October 2018||Eine einseitige Medienhilfe
Article in Neue Zürcher Zeitung, edition of October 13, 2018
|October 2018||Gehören die Bildrechte immer dem Autor?
Article in Tagblatt der Stadt Zürich, edition of October 2, 2018
|Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Verlagsjustitiare (AGVJ)|
|Commercial Law Practice Group (Zurich Bar Association)|
|Intellectual Property Practice Group (Zurich Bar Association)|
|International Technology Law Association (ITechLaw)|
|LAM Alumni, Executive School of Management, Technology and Law (ES-HSG)|
|Swiss Bar Association|
|Zurich Bas Association|
Hanhart Law stands for individual, high quality legal advice in commercial law.
In my areas of expertise, I advise clients and represent them in dispute resolutions in and outside of court and other authorities.
Due to my professional experience and several management trainings, I am very familiar with the demands of companies, and I am able to understand both the legal and business perspectives. My firm's structure allows me to provide you with personal advice at any time, free of conflicts of interest. You benefit from my many years of specialization in my areas of expertise, my in-depth knowledge of the industry and an efficient network at home and abroad. I cooperate with selected lawyers as needed.
Hanhart Law was listed as one of the best lawfirms in Switzerland in the field of media law (cf. rating by the business magazine BILANZ in 2022)
Intellectual property and media law
Contract and transaction related business law / M&A
The law firm of Hanhart Law can be reached in a few minutes on foot from Bellevue.
The nearest public transport stops are Opernhaus and Bahnhof Stadelhofen.
Tel: +41 44 545 54 50
Mobile: +41 79 617 01 94