Associate

Luca Tarzia

I have to point out Michele Bernasconi, Lukas Stocker and Luca Tarzia as outstanding lawyers.

Client in Legal 500 2020

Reliability, punctuality and knowledge of the environment.

Legal 500 2020

I have to point out Michele Bernasconi, Lukas Stocker and Luca Tarzia as outstanding lawyers.

Client in Legal 500 2020

Reliability, punctuality and knowledge of the environment.

Legal 500 2020

About

Luca Tarzia's practice focuses on contentious and non-contentious matters in the fields of national and international sports law as well as media and entertainment law. He also regularly advises clients on general corporate, commercial, data protection and telecommunication law matters.

Recent Work Highlights
  • Successful representation of an international sport federation before the Court of Arbitration for Sport and subsequent defense before the Swiss Federal Tribunal in relation with a sponsorship agreement.
  • Successful defense against an action for annulment of a presidential election of an international sport federation.
  • Representation of a national sport federation in disciplinary proceedings before the Court of Arbitration for Sport, which ultimately led to the qualification to the final round of the world cup.
  • Successful defense of a removal order by a congress of an international sport federation.
  • Advising an international sport federation in a doping related dispute before the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
  • Counsel in SCAI arbitration proceedings in representation of an international sport federation concerning TV-rights contracts.
  • Assisting various football clubs in proceedings before the FIFA judicial bodies.
LanguagesEnglish, German, Italian, Spanish
Curriculum
  • Associate at Bär & Karrer (since 2017)
  • Legal Counsel with an International Sports Federation (2016-2017)
  • Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economía: LL.M. in International Sports Law (2015)
  • Admitted to the Aargau Bar (2014)
  • Vice Law Clerk at the District Court of Brugg, Switzerland (2013)
  • Trainee at a law firm in Zurich (2011-2013)
  • Trainee at the Department of Building, Transport and Environment of the Canton of Aargau (2011)
  • Trainee at the Legal Department of a Swiss Bank (2010-2011)
  • University of Zurich: lic.iur. (2010)
Memberships and Public Offices
  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV/FSA)
  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)
AdmissionAll Swiss Courts

Luca Tarzia's Deals, Cases & News

Contact

Luca Tarzia
P: +41 58 261 54 78
F: +41 58 261 50 01
luca.tarzia@baerkarrer.ch

Bär & Karrer Ltd.
Brandschenkestrasse 90
CH-8002 Zurich
Switzerland

Assistant
Mara Bozin
P: +41 58 261 54 11
F: +41 58 261 50 01
mara.bozin@baerkarrer.ch