Dr. Robert Bernet, LL.M.

Dr. Robert Bernet, LL.M.

Attorney at Law


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Phone: +41 58 211 33 51

Dr. Robert Bernet, LL.M.

About Robert Bernet

Robert Bernet specialises in advising Swiss and foreign clients in corporate transactions - public takeovers of listed companies, mergers, de-mergers, joint ventures, private equity and venture capital transactions - and has considerable experience in transaction management. He also advises national and international companies and their owners and executive bodies on matters relating to company law and corporate governance & compliance.
Robert Bernet is recognized by the Regulatory Board of the SIX Swiss Exchange as representative of issuers.



  • University of London, London School of Economics (LL.M., 1998)
  • University of Basel (lic. iur., 1992; Dr. iur., 1997)

Practice Areas

Aviation Capital Markets China Desk Commercial Law Compliance Support Corporate and Commercial Corporate Governance Financing Insolvency Law M&A Private Equity Restructuring and Reorganisation Sports Law Stock Exchange Law Venture Capital

Memberships in Associations

  • Zurich Bar Association
  • Basel Bar Association
  • Swiss Bar Association
  • German-Swiss Lawyers Association
  • International Bar Association
  • Board member of the German-Swiss Lawyers' Association (DSJV)


  • Lecturer in Corporate Law and Securities and Capital Markets Regulation at the University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland, School of Business
  • Research Assistant at the University of Basel for Civil and Commercial Law

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