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 21 February 2018

Sponsoring of the HSG Moot Court Team

BianchiSchwald is currently sponsoring the HSG Moot Court Team in view of its participation in the Vis Moot Court 2018 in Vienna. A successful trial run took place in our Zurich office on February 21, 2018. Attorneys of our Geneva and Zurich litigation team were enjoying the students’ pleadings. We wish them all the best in Vienna.

On the picture, from left to right: Adrian Trutmann (BianchiSchwald), Christoph Gasser (BianchiSchwald), Frédéric Barth (HSG), Zarah Kronbach (HSG), Alex Kapsahili (HSG), Cyrill Süess (BianchiSchwald), Robin Koch (HSG)

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news 19 February 2018

Upcoming AGDA’s seminar on legal issues of the sharing economy

Manuel Bianchi della Porta and Stéphanie Chuffart-Finsterwald will take part in the next AGDA’s seminar as speakers. This even, which will take place in Geneva, on February 28th, 2018, will analyze, from a pragmatic approach, the main issues of the sharing economy, which has an increasing impact on our legal concepts and the way we apply the law. Please follow the below link to get more information and to register.

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news 16 February 2018

New publication on contracts for services

BianchiSchwald’s Junior Associate Maxence Carron has recently published his doctoral thesis on termination of contracts for services (Le mandat de durée, 2018, Zurich, Schulthess Verlag). This thesis was accepted by the Law Faculty of the University of Fribourg. It explores a highly controversial topic of Swiss contract law with insights into German and English law. It provides guidance in particular to legal practitioners reviewing their clients’ contracts.

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