Dominik Eichenberger
Attorney at Law, Partner
+41 31 326 50 00

Education / Career

  • Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Institute of Financial Services in Zug (Certificate of Advanced Studies CAS in Finance and Accounting)
  • Member of the Firm since 2001
  • Admitted to the bar, 2000
  • Lic. iur. (University of Bern), 1998


  • German
  • English
  • French

Practice Areas

  • Banking and Financial Market Law
  • Commercial and Corporate Law
  • Employment and Leasing Contracts
  • Family and Inheritance Law, Estate Planning
  • Criminal Law
  • Construction, Zoning and Expropriation Law  
  • Administrative Law
  • National and International Arbitration

Other Positions

  • Lecturer at NBW Economic Advanced Training (since 2010)
  • Lecturer at IFA Higher Professional College for Economy and Information Technology (since 2009)
  • Lecturer at bwd Educational Center for Economy and Services (since 2006)


  • Registered with the Attorney Registry of the Canton of Bern
  • Member of the Bernese Bar Association and of the Swiss Bar Association

Publications / Lectures

  • PRAXIS DER AUFSICHTSKOMMISSION ZUR SORGFALTSPFLICHT DER BANKEN 2005-2010 (Case Law of the Supervisory Board concerning the Due Diligence of Banks), published in: Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Wirtschafts- und Finanzmarktrecht (Swiss Review of Business and Financial Market Law, SZW, 1/2011, pages 47 ss. (Co-Author: Georg Friedli)
  • VSB 2008 UND RECHTSANWÄLTE/NOTARE (The Agreement on the Swiss Banks’ Code of Conduct with Regard to the Exercise of Due Diligence 2008 [CDB 2008] and its effects on attorneys/notaries), in: Jusletter of June 29, 2009
  • DER BEGRIFF DES BAGATELLFALLES IN DER VEREINBARUNG ÜBER DIE STANDESREGELN ZUR SORGFALTSPFLICHT DER BANKEN (VSB) (The concept of minor cases ["Bagatellfälle"] according to the Agreement on the Swiss Banks’ Code of Conduct with Regard to the Exercise of Due Diligence [CDB]), published in: Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Wirtschaftsrecht (Swiss Review of Business and Financial Market Law,SZW, 6/2008, pages 563 ss. (Co-Author: Georg Friedli)

  • PRAKTISCHE PROBLEME EINES SCHIEDSRICHTERS (Practical Problems when Acting as a Member of an Arbitration Panel); published in:Jusletter of August 26, 2002 as well as in Der Treuhandexperte 5/2002, pages 260 ss. (Co-Author: Georg Friedli)

  • FOULS VOR DEM ZIVILRICHTER - ZIVILRECHTLICHE HAFTUNG FÜR SPIELERUNFÄLLE IM FUSSBALL UND EISHOCKEY (Fouls before the civil courts - Civil liability for Injuries in Soccer and Ice Hockey). This publication was honored in 2001 by the Association Suisse de Droit du Sport (ASDS) with the Prix ASDS 2000.