Frank Scherrer obtained his law degree from the University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland in 1991; his LLM in European legal studies from the University of Exeter, United Kingdom in 1993; his Dr.iur. from the University of Zurich, Switzerland in 1996; and he was admitted to the Bar in Switzerland in 1999. His areas of practice include pharmaceutical and health law, product liability law, contract law, unfair competition and cartel law, and advertising law. Recent mandates include advising and representing pharmaceutical and other companies in product liability matters, as well as advising and representing pharmaceutical companies on a regular basis regarding marketing authorisation and reimbursement, contracts, advertising, sponsoring and gifts, clinical trials and data protection. He has also represented pharmaceutical companies in appeal proceedings regarding price decreases and revisions of marketing authorisations.

Mr Scherrer speaks German, English and French.