Björn Bernhard, Attorney at Law

Björn Bernhard
Attorney at Law


Bar Exam: 2003


German, English, French, Swedish

Practice Areas

Employment law, general contract law, commercial law, corporate law, intellectual property (copyright, brand, design), tenancy law (esp. commercial premises), property law, inheritance law (succession), debt collection and bankruptcy law, civil procedure


  • Université de Poitiers, FR (European / International Law, 1999)
  • University of Berne (lic.iur., 2000)
  • Admission to the bar of Berne (2003)

Professional Experience

  • Trainee Lawyer at a law firm in Berne (2001/2002)
  • Court Internship in the district court Burgdorf - Fraubrunnen (2002)
  • Legal Counsel to SME's in a Swiss insurance company (2003/2004)
  • Associate (2004) and Partner (2007) in a business law firm in Berne (2004-2009)
  • Owner of Advokatur Bernhard (Since April 2009)