Dr iur Thomas Eichenberger > Kellerhals Carrard > Berne, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Kellerhals Carrard
EFFINGERSTRASSE 1
3001 BERNE
Switzerland

Work Department

  • Drug and Food Law
  • Health Law
  • Tort and Product Liability Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Competition Law and Administrative Law
  • Commercial and Contract Law

Position

Dr. iur., Attorney at Law, Partner

Career

since 1999: Partner of Kellerhals Carrard Bern

Languages

  • German
  • English
  • French

Memberships

  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV/FSA)
  • Bernese Bar Association (BAV)

Education

  • 1995: Dr. iur. (magna cum laude) University of Bern
  • 1989: Bar exam, Canton of Berne

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Healthcare and life sciences

(Leading individuals)

Thomas EichenbergerKellerhals Carrard

Kellerhals Carrard impresses with ‘high analytical skills and great business acumen which make them a great team to work with.’ It regularly acts for pharma, life sciences and medtech companies as well as for doctors and hospitals. The group has considerable expertise in the regulatory space, compliance and investigations, as well as in related disputes, but also covers financing rounds and M&A transactions. Practice head Thomas Eichenberger is also well versed in tort and product liability law, competition law and contract law. Claudia Götz Staehelin is a specialist in contentious matters. Nicolas Mosimann and Beat Brechbuehl are the names to note in transactional queries. Oliver M. Brupbacherhas very profound knowledge in large-scale civil litigations.

Switzerland > Leading firms: German-speaking Switzerland

Kellerhals Carrard has a large regional coverage through offices in various Swiss cities as well a comprehensive service offering across a broad spectrum of practice areas. In particular, the team provides adept advice on M&A transactions, contentious proceedings and investigations as well as sports, and capital markets matters. Managing partner Dominik Oberholzer is the key contact in the Berne office. Christoph Jäger, Daniel Emch, Thomas Eichenberger, Claudia Götz Staehelin and Cornelia Stengel are also noted.

Switzerland > Insurance

The insurance and liability team at Kellerhals Carrard advises on all matters relating to private insurance contracts law as well as re-insurance law and has an enviable track record in the resolution of insurance law disputes covering issues such as D&O claims, property damage matters and professional indemnity cases. Recent matters related to coverage disputes over cyber-risks and the COVID-19 pandemic. Christoph Frey, Pascal Grolimund, Thomas Eichenberger, Nicolas Gillard and Ivan Paparelli head the Zurich, Basel, Berne, Lausanne and Lugano offices respectively. The team is lauded for being ‘very high-skilled, accessible and swift‘.