Beat Brechbuehl is the managing partner of Kellerhals Carrard and co-head of the M&A team. He holds a LL.M. degree of Chicago Law School and worked with Sandoz / Novartis Nutrition. A lecturer at the University of Berne and a member of board of directors, he combines academic knowledge with entrepreneurial expertise and pragmatism.
Beat has broad experience in capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital and joint ventures. He regularly advises clients on international business law. He is ranked as one of the leading Swiss corporate lawyers by Chambers and Legal500 in the areas of capital markets and M&A/Corporate.
since 2012: Managing Partner, Kellerhals Carrard
2003-2011: Partner, Kellerhals Berne
1999-2002: Associate, Kellerhals Berne
Since 2009: Lecturer at the University of Berne for Entrepreneurship
2001-2009: Lecturer at the University of Fribourg
1998: Summer Associate with a US law firm
1996-1997: Inhouse Counsel with Novartis Nutrition
1995-1996: Assistant teacher at the University of Berne Law School
1991-1992: Clerkships at the district court and at the administrative appellate court of Berne
Swiss Bar Association (SAV/FSA)
Bernese Bar Association (BAV)
Inter-Pacific Bar Association