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Bratschi Ltd

Work +41 58 258 10 00
Fax +41 58 258 10 99
Basel, Bern, Lausanne, St Gallen, Zug, Zurich

lic iur Mirco Ceregato

Work +41 58 258 10 00
Bratschi Ltd

Work Department

Practice Groups: Corporate Affairs, Procedural Law and Bankruptcy Law, Contract law; Industry Groups: Banking and Insurance, Media | Entertainment | Sports.


Commercial law, corporate law, banking and finance law, law of contracts, law of sports, IT law, law of torts and insurance law.


Secretary General of the Swiss Football League, appellate body for the issuing of licences.


German, English, French, Italian


University of St. Gallen (lic. iur. HSG, 2000), University of Melbourne, Law School (LL.M, 2007).


Dispute resolution: litigation

Within: Dispute resolution: litigation

The 'vastly experienced' team at Bratschi Ltd is 'very committed' and impresses with its 'team player spirit and innovative approach to finding solutions'. Daniel Glasl handles commercial and media litigation, while his practice co-lead Mirco Ceregato specialises in banking and cross-border disputes. Recent highlights include the representation of an entrepreneur in his libel claim against a media house. 'Smart and accessible' Sandra De Vito Bieri is recommended alongside 'straightforward and focused' Kurt Blickenstorfer.

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Insolvency and corporate recovery

Within: Insolvency and corporate recovery

Bratschi Ltd handles the enforcement of claims, bankruptcy and restructuring matters, as well as litigation in all parts of Switzerland. Recent work includes Mirco Ceregato's representation of a Chinese company in its damages claim against a bankrupt industrial manufacturer. He jointly heads the practice with insolvency litigator Daniel Glasl.

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Leading firms: German-speaking Switzerland

Within: Leading firms: German-speaking Switzerland

Bratschi Ltd has four offices in the German-speaking part of Switzerland and a full-service approach. Core practice areas are corporate and M&A, private client and public law, with notable individuals including Marco Rizzi, Barbara Jecklin, Christian Stambach, Mirco Ceregato, Ingmar Snijders and Walter Boss.

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Sports law

Within: Sports law

The client base of Bratschi Ltd includes sports clubs and athletes, as well as events and marketing organisations that require assistance with transfers, M&A, sponsoring, tax and broadcasting rights matters. Reto Arpagaus acted for IFM International Football Management on the transfer of its client, a football player, from FC Basel to Borussia Mönchengladbach, while Mirco Ceregato successfully represented Advancesport in an arbitration claim to enforce outstanding agent fees against Polish football club Wisła Kraków, which refused to pay for a rights transfer service after its management changed.

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