Our firm

The foundation of our law firm dates back to the year 1922. Our site has always been a home for exceptional lawyers. The main aspects of our work as attorney is focused on the advising of companies and trade associations.

Dr. Peter Burkhalter practises since June 1st 2002 as a partner at Elfenstrasse, as of January 1st 2016 with appearance of his own name. Dr. iur. Matthias Amgwerd joins our firm as partner as from January 1st 2018.

Since 2004 our appearance firm has in addition to the well established seat in Berne also an office in Zurich.

The main areas of expertise are the advising of individuals and companies in matters of corporate and commercial law, telecommunication and media law, competition law, relocations and reorganizations, banking and insurance law, construction and real estate law, corporate and real estate transactions as well as litigation and arbitration.