Dr. Marco Neeser

Dr. Marco Neeser is a former musician and producer who has owned his own music label and publishing house, released several international records, and worked as musical director at the Schauspielhaus Zurich. He has dedicated his long-standing legal practice to the entertainment and media industry, focusing on the music and film industries, electronic media, new technologies and business models, e-commerce, advertising, contract law, and publishing. He received his doctorate (magna cum laude) from the University of Zurich for his comparative law dissertation on artist contracts in the music industry.


2004 – 2008 Partner at FSDZ Attorneys at Law, Zurich.
2001 – 2003 Associate with FSDZ Attorneys at Law, Zurich.
1998 – 2001 Trainee at a Zurich law firm with a focus on media and copyright law.


2010 Received doctorate Dr. iur. (Ph.D.), University of Zurich
2003 – 2004 Residency in New York, research in the field of copyright/licensing contract law.
2001 Admitted to the bar in Zurich.
1992 – 1998 Studied law at the University of Zurich, graduated magna cum laude.


  • Zurich and Swiss Bar Association (ZAV/SAV)
  • SF-FS - Swiss Forum for Communications Law


German and English