Alexandre Jotterand


Alexandre Jotterand

Avocat, CIPP/E, CIPM


  • Autor

Alexandre Jotterand primarily practices in the fields of data protection laws (Swiss law and GDPR), advanced technologies, and intellectual property. He has also developed a particular expertise in the field of open source/open content, especially in open source licensing, creative commons, open hardware and open science (business models strategies, open source compliance, drafting policies, corporate transactions involving OSS software, etc.). 


  • 2021: Senior Associate, id est avocats Sàrl
  • 2018: Associate, id est avocats Sàrl
  • 2016: Associate, Borel & Barbey
  • 2014: Avocat stagiaire, Borel & Barbey
  • 2012: Student Internship, Homburger 


  • 2019/2020: CIPP/E and CIPM (IAPP) certifications
  • 2016/2017/2018: WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization) trainings in Patent Law, Trademark Law and Software Licensing
  • 2018: Admitted to the Swiss cantonal and federal bars 
  • 2013: Master degree in Law (MLaw; summa cum laude), Universities of Geneva and Basel


Memberships / Collaboration

  • Swiss Association of Data Protection Officers (ASDPO)
  • Licencing Executives Society (LES-CH) 
  • Geneva Association of Business Law (AGDA)
  • ASA (Swiss Arbitration Association) below 40