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David Mamane, LL.M.


Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd
Löwenstrasse 19

P.O. Box 2201

8021 Zurich

T +41 44 215 5252
D +41 44 215 3420
F +41 44 215 5200

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T +41 44 215 5252
D +41 44 215 3420
F +41 44 215 5200

David Mamane is a Partner and head of Schellenberg Wittmer's Competition Group in Zurich.

Practice Areas / Sectors and Industries

Expertise and Experience

  • Advising in proceedings before the Swiss Competition Commission and experienced in Swiss and European competition law
  • Broad experience in national and multi-jurisdictional merger control procedures, cartel and abuse of dominance investigations, dawn raids, internal investigations, compliance, and leniency procedures
  • Advice to national and multinational clients on competition law aspects in exclusive and selective distribution agreements as well as licensing agreements
  • Large-scale internal competition law investigations, compliance audits and trainings, e-learning, and mock dawn raids
  • Telecom and energy regulation, investigations by the Price Inspector, public procurement procedures


Professional Experience
Partner at Schellenberg Wittmer
Senior Associate at Schellenberg Wittmer
Senior Associate at a Swiss business law firm
Associate in the Brussels office of a leading international law firm
Teaching Assistant at the College of Europe in Bruges (Belgium)
Associate at a Swiss business law firm
Founder of a Swiss IT law firm

Education and Admission
Master of Laws (LL.M.) in European Law, College of Europe in Bruges (Belgium)
Bar Admission in Switzerland
lic. iur., University of Basel

Additional Professional Activities
  • Lecturer at the University of Lucerne
  • Member of the Zurich and Swiss Bar Associations, Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht e.V. and ABA's SIL International Antitrust Committee


  • GCR: 40 under 40 worldwide competition lawyers
  • WWL: Thought Leader and Future Leader in Competition Law
  • Chambers Europe: Competition / Antitrust
  • Legal 500: Recommended EU, competition and WTO
  • Who's Who Legal: Competition
  • Expert Guides: Competition
  • Best Lawyers: Antitrust / Competition Law

„his work across the gamut of antitrust matters is praised by peers and clients“


Selected Publications

Practical Challenges in Arbitrating Antitrust Claims 2011
David Mamane, James Menz
Competition Law International, International Bar Association, November 2011, p. 16-20
Merger Control in Switzerland
David Mamane, Patrick Sommer
Rowley & Baker, International Mergers, chapter 57