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Kellerhals Carrard

Work Department

  • Corporate and commercial law, capital markets law, corporate governance, remuneration, corporate social responsibility
  • Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A transactions) including succession planning, post-transactions disputes
  • Restructurings, liquidations, insolvencies
  • Litigation of board liability cases, collocations
  • Advising on executive employment
  • Business mediation


lic. iur., Attorney at Law, Partner


  • since 2007: Partner of Kellerhals Carrard
  • 2002-2007: Senior Associate with Bär & Karrer 
  • 1999-2002: Senior Manager with Andersen Legal 
  • 1996-1998: Associate with Froriep Renggli 
  • 1997: Associate Trainee with Dickie, McCamie & Chilcote, USA 
  • 1994-1995: Law Clerk with the District Court of Bulach 
  • 1994: Lawyer with Winterthur Insurances (today AXA Insurance)


  • German
  • English


  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV/FSA)
  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)
  • International Bar Association (IBA)


  • 1996: Bar exam, Canton of Zurich
  • 1993: lic.iur., University of Zurich
  • From 1991: various trainings in negotiation skills, conflict management and business mediation in Zurich, Geneva, Klosters and New York

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Commercial, corporate and M&A

The team at Kellerhals Carrard includes commercial, corporate and M&A specialists, who are appreciated for taking ‘new roads and finding innovative solutions.’ With several Swiss offices, the practice is well positioned to advise on mid-market transactions and matters relating to venture capital and start-ups. The close collaboration across departments adds value. Beat Brechbuehl combines M&A and capital markets expertise. Ines Pöschel and Edgar Philippin have know-how in private deals, and Reto Schumacher is ‘a partner with business excellency.’