Established 1946

Our firm was established on February 1 1946. It was the first company specialized in trademark consultancy in Switzerland. 
Arthur W. Metz changed the company name to A.W. Metz & Co. He merged this company with Intermark Index AG, which he established in 1960 and which was renamed A.W. Metz & Co. AG in 1980. 

Consultancy in trademark law

From 1980 through 2011, the company was chaired and directed by the founder's son, Martin W. Metz. In 2012, the firm was taken over by patent attorneys Dr. Lusuardi AG and currently employs a staff of some 12. 
Since 2012, the company is chaired and directed by Dominique Lusuardi. 
Also since 2012, A.W. Metz & Co. AG and Dr. Lusuardi AG have entered into a close collaboration enabling to offer clients the full range of services relating to Intellectual Property.
Our Legal Department with specialized legal advisors and clerical staff is supported by an efficient Registration Department with paralegals responsible in particular for application, renewal, administration and watch of intellectual property rights. 
For more details see services.