Mr Fritz Rothenbühler > Wenger Plattner > Bern, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Wenger Plattner
3000 BERN 6

Work Department

Insolvency and Restructuring
Litigation and Arbitration
Real Estate
Corporate and Commercial


Fritz Rothenbühler is a partner on the Insolvency and Restructuring team. He advises creditors and debtors on national and cross-border restructuring and insolvency issues. He also acts as an administrator/liquidator in composition and bankruptcy proceedings.

Fritz Rothenbühler’s other preferred areas of practice include corporate and competition law as well as construction and real estate.

He also advises and represents individuals on selected cases.

Fritz Rothenbühler provides both advice and litigation support in the above areas of law.


Bar admission (1986)


German, English, French


University of Berne (Admission to the Bar), 1986; University of Fribourg (Dr. iur.), 1995; Partner Wenger Plattner, 2000

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Insolvency and corporate recovery

The lawyers at Wenger Plattner have established themselves as ‘go-to insolvency practitioners for large Swiss insolvencies‘. The team has experience in acting as administrator or bankruptcy trustee as well as in advising creditors and debtors in insolvency cases. Its clients come from a variety of industries, including retail, nutrition, aviation and manufacturing. Practice head Brigitte Umbach-Spahn is a dedicated specialist in the insolvency field; Fritz Rothenbühler in Bern also advises on corporate and competition law; of counsel Karl Wüthrich knows enforcement law well; and senior associate Stefan Bossart is also active in insolvency proceedings.

Switzerland > Competition

Wenger Plattner is a go-to adviser for Swiss corporations and SMEs, in particular from the construction, chemical, healthcare and pharmaceutical sectors. The team is led by Fritz Rothenbühler in Bern and Dieter Gränicher in Basel, and it covers Swiss and EU competition law advisory work, representation in relevant disputes, and merger control proceedings as well as compliance reviews and investigations.