A law is valuable, not because it is a law, but because it has right in it (Henry Ward Beecher, Life Thoughts, 1858)

General overview

We are well-established legal firm in Canton Ticino, the Italian speaking part of Switzerland.

Our firm deals with all the general fields of the law. The firm is also a notary firm and practices on the whole national Swiss territory. 

Thanks to a wide legal network our firm is able to offer a comprehensive legal assistance all over the Swiss territory and abroad.

Our team is active in civil law, business law, public law and labour law, as well as corporate law, insurance law and real estate.

We are settled in the capital of the Canton, Bellinzona. This a relatively small but strategic place, as in this city are located the main administrative bodies of the Canton, as well as the Federal Criminal Court for all the Swiss territory.

Our clients are Swiss and foreign companies, public institutions and individuals, which we can assist in Italian, German, French and English.


City and address: Bellinzona CH-6500,  Via Alberto di Sacco 8

Phone: +41 (0) 91 825 37 57

Fax: +41 (0) 91 826 13 12

Email: info@legalferrarirei.ch

Our team

Avv. Mattia A. Ferrari

Mattia A. Ferrari, besides an attorney-at-law, is also a notary and deals principally with contract and corporate law, business law, construction law and insurance law.

He is qualified to build all kind of business structures in Switzerland, as capital-based companies - stock corporation and limited liability company - and partnership-type companies - limited or general partnership and sole partnership.

Languages: Italian, German, Swiss-German and French

Avv. Chiarella Rei-Ferrari

Chiarella Rei-Ferrari practices mostly civil law - real estate, family law and inheritance law - and labour law.

She has aside been elected deputy judge at the Criminal Court of Appeal of Canton Ticino, after serving since 1992 as deputy judge of the Tribunal of Appeal of Canton Ticino, both in the civil and criminal chambers.

She has been the first female president of the bar in Canton Ticino, which counts more than 700 lawyers in the Canton.

Languages: Italian, German, French and English

Avv. Riccardo Viganò

Riccardo Viganò is an attorney-at-law and deals principally with civil and contract law, business law, labour law and construction law.

Languages: Italian, English, French