Lic. Law and Lawyer

Philipp do Canto advises and prozediert for over 15 years in the public sector. Among the highlights of the representation belongs in a procurement dispute within the NEAT. He began his legal career in the Secretariat of Environment and Transport departments (DETEC). Since 2008 he worked as a profound knowledge of the public sector in renowned Zurich law firms and consulting firms for clients in the areas of health, administration and energy supply. Philipp do Canto regularly publishes technical papers and occurs as a speaker at this Event. He is a member of the Zurich Bar Association.

2008 Admitted, Zurich
1999 lic.iur., With European Law, Fribourg

English, German, French, Portuguese

. Board, SvöB Switzerland. Association for Public Procurement
. Joint Committee of Bilateral Agreement Switzerland – EU on government procurement, by 2005
. Board and Scientific Advisory Board, SMSG Switzerland. Multiple Sclerosis Society
. SVVOR Switzerland. Association of Constitutional and Administrative Organisation Law
. CCISP Switzerland. Chamber of Commerce in Portugal
. SAV / CAM Switzerland. and Zurich Bar Association


  • Rolf Watter / Nedim Peter Vogt (eds.), Basel Commentary Exchange Act / Financial Market Supervision Act (SESTA / FMSA), commentary on Article 21 and Article 34bis SESTA FINMAG (together with Tomas Poledna), Basel 2011th.
  • Pitfalls of deadline in administrative law, in: Anwaltsrevue No. 6/7, 2010 280 ff.
  • Bank resolution by Brussels Art, in: Jusletter April 19, 2010
  • Healthcare and public procurement law – of the public task for a public contract (together with Tomas Poledna), in: Tomas Poledna, Reto Jacobs (eds.), Public Health Law in the competitive environment, Zurich 2010, p 71 ff.
  • IT-federal procurement: Private treaty with hands tied? (Together with Tomas Poledna), in: Jusletter, May 18 of 2009.
  • Standardization of financial bailouts the federal – Significant differences in the legal mitigation of large risks, Neue Zürcher Zeitung, p.17, 5th of May 2009.
  • State bailouts, financial aid and compensation: similarities and disparities, Yearbook SVVOR 2008, pp 154-177, Bern of 2009.
  • Libya pressure tests are in breach of contract, Neue Zürcher Zeitung, 26. 7. of 2008.
  • Media Constitution / privacy protection / Press Criminal Law, in: Peter Nobel / Rolf. H. Weber, Media Law, 3rd ed., Bern of 2007.
  • Protection of media diversity by the RTA, Journal of Swiss law, ZSR 125 (2006), S. 283 ff (along with Peter Nobel).
  • International Insolvency Law, investment protection, in: Peter Nobel, Transnational and European company law, Bern 2006, pp 106 ff, 763 ff.
  • Garden monument in the Swiss Administrative Law, International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS), Zurich of 2002.
  • Astrid Epiney (Eds.), Forensic access and control density in the environmental administrative law, Berlin 2001 (Cape UK / Denmark).
  • Astrid Epiney (ed.), Übungsbuch European Law, Fribourg 2,001th.