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Since 1932, lawyers have been negotiating and fighting for people seeking justice at Uraniastrasse 40 in Zurich. Today, we are one of the leading criminal law firms in Switzerland with a focus on white-collar crime. Our second area of expertise is family law in both litigated and mediative cases.
We have a high respect for people and are convinced that expertise and experience combined with psychological understanding lead to success. What can we help you with?
- 1932On October 1, 1932, Dr. Gautschi, attorney at law, founded our law firm . He registered Cognitor as a short address for telegrams to the law firm. Cognitor is derived from the Latin verb cognoscere. It means: to know, to recognize, to perceive, to investigate, to represent in court.
- 2003 / 2013Lawyer Tanja Knodel and Johannes Glenck are getting Partners.
- 2017Since 2017, our law firm was honored every year by "Bilanz" / "Le Temps" as the leading law firm in criminal law.
- 2021Since October 1, 2021, we have been at your side as Cognitor Attorneys at Law with Beda Meyer Löhrer as partner, a new appearance and the same qualities as in 1932.