Prof Dr Daniel Staehelin > Kellerhals Carrard > Basel, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Kellerhals Carrard
Henric Petri-Strasse 35
P.O. Box 257
CH-4010 Basel

Work Department

  • Contract and corporate
  • Banking and insurance
  • Inheritance planning and execution
  • Restructuring and insolvency
  • International private law
  • International procedure
  • Litigation and arbitration
  • Legal opinions
  • Notary


Prof. Dr. iur., Attorney and Notary Public, Partner


  • since 2005: honorary professor
  • since 1999: lecturer at Basel university 
  • since 1993: as attorney


  • German
  • English
  • French


  • INSOL Europe
  • INSOL International
  • International Insolvency Institute (by invitation)
  • Swiss debt collection and insolvency association
  • Scientific Association for International Procedural Law
  • Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)


  • 1993: Notary Public 
  • 1991: admission to the bar
  • 1988: Dr.iur. (summa cum laude), Universities of Basel and Neuchâtel

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Insolvency and corporate recovery

Kellerhals Carrard impresses with covering the full spectrum of insolvency and corporate reorganization matters. The practice regularly acts for officers and directors, financial institutions, debtors as well as acquirers of the business or assets of financially distressed companies as well as for court-appointed trustees. The close collaboration with the antitrust, corporate, real estate and tax groups is another asset. Additionally, the group assists with national and international debt enforcement and formal insolvency proceedings. Daniel Staehelin and Lukas Bopp jointly lead the practice. Jean-Luc Chenaux acts as liquidator.