David Burger  MLaw1

David Burger advises clients from the music and event industry in all areas of music law with a focus on music contract law (license agreement, publishing agreement, music management agreement, synchronization agreement, producer agreement, distribution agreement, agency agreement, etc.), copyright law as well as data protection law and information and internet law. As an active music manager, entrepreneur in the music business (own music label, own music publishing company) and musician (awarded with the Basel Pop Prize, various international tours), he brings years of experience, a large network as well as profound knowledge from practice and the national and international music market. He wrote his master thesis on the topic of «the music management contract».


since 2022Part of the team at IP-INTELLIGENCE.
since 2018Founder, co-owner and chairman of the board of Radicalis Holding AG
since 2015Founder, co-owner and co-managing director Radicalis GmbH (management, booking, events, PR/marketing), Radicalis Music GmbH (music label and music publisher)
2010–2014Booking agent and promoter at one of the largest concert promoters in Switzerland


2022MLaw, University of Basel (focus on intellectual property law, contract and innominate contract law, data protection law, information law)
2014BLaw University of Basel


  • Member of the Board of Swiss Music Council SMR
  • Founder and Co-President Music Managers Forum Switzerland MMFSuisse


German and English


1 Not admitted to the bar.