The new national law firm

BIANCHISCHWALD combines the well-established experience and recognised expertise of two reputable law firms, each with its own successful history as a trusted advisor. We created an integrated One Firm approach driven by a culture of cooperation among all our legal experts. With offices in Geneva, Zurich, Lausanne and Bern, BianchiSchwald brings together expert teams tailored to the needs of our clients with backgrounds in diverse industry sectors – from the innovative entrepreneur to the listed international group. Our 14 partners and some 50 legal professionals strive to achieve one common goal: the success of our clients.


Your vision is our focus

BianchiSchwald is a full-service business law firm. Our advisory focus is on complex legal and tax issues in all fields of law.

Our attorneys provide comprehensive business law advice and representation in court or arbitration proceedings. We combine our know-how to deliver tailor-made legal solutions, always putting our clients first.


Personal support as a key to success

With 14 partners and some 50 lawyers and legal professionals, BianchiSchwald is well-positioned to deliver outstanding legal advice at local, national and international levels. With our combined wealth of experience, passion and personal commitment, we strive to ensure the success of our clients.

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news 17 October 2017

Evening seminar "Arbeitsrecht-liches Konflikt-management"

Führungskräfte und Personal-verantwortliche sind oft mit Konflikten konfrontiert. Diese nachhaltig und ohne rechtliche Stolpersteine zu lösen, kann herausfordernd sein.

Wir laden Sie herzlich zu unserem Abendseminar am 17.  November 2017 in Zürich zum Thema „arbeitsrechtliches Konflikt-management“ ein.

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news 9 October 2017

FinSA/FinIA: almost there?

Thomas Goossens comments the latest versions of the FinSA/FinIA currently under discussion for final approval at the Swiss Parliament. The two draft bills are meant to be soon finalized and adopted by the Chambers with an entry into force contemplated for January 1st, 2019.

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news 2 October 2017

Yves de Coulon presents condominium ownership within surface area law at Credit Suisse Forum

On September 27th, 2017, Credit Suisse organized at Credit Suisse Forum in Geneva, a seminar on the topical issue of condominium ownership built within surface area. In this context, Yves de Coulon, partner at BianchiSchwald and head of the firm’s Real Estate & Construction practice group , was invited by Credit Suisse to present the legal aspects of this matter likely to be confronted with an important development in the future. The other speaker of the evening was former director of Geneva Housing Office, Mr. Philippe Favarger, an economist and real estate consultant.

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12, avenue des Toises
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1002 Lausanne, Switzerland

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3000 Bern 15, Switzerland

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