Cécile Matter

Cécile Matter

MLaw, LL.M., Attorney at Law


Effingerstrasse 1
CH-3001 Berne

Tel +41 58 200 35 00

Fax +41 58 200 35 11


Fiona Hufschmid

+41 58 200 35 53


Cécile Matter advises clients in the sectors of general contract and commercial law, corporate law and M&A. She also practices in the areas of employment law and life sciences. She is dedicated to her clients in an advisory capacity but also represents her client’s interests in court. Cécile Matter is appreciated for her efficiency and her language skills as well as for her ability to find pragmatic and comprehensive solutions that work out in practice.

Practice areas
  • Merger & Acquisition
  • Corporate Law and commercial Law
  • Contract Law
  • Health Law and life science
  • Employment Law
Practice groups
  • M&A, capital markets and corporate
  • Insurance
  • 2014: LL.M., Columbia University, Law School, New York (Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar Honors)
  • 2010: Bar Exam, Canton of Berne
  • 2008: MLaw, University of Berne and Erasmus-Semester Granada, Spain
Experience / Career
  • Since 2014: Associate at Kellerhals Bern
  • 2010 - 2013: Associate at Wenger Plattner Rechtsanwälte, Basel, Zürich, Bern, Genf
  • 2008 - 2010: Internships at a district court and in law firms
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Member of the Swiss Bar Association (SAV/FSA)
  • Member of the Bernese Bar Association (BAV)
  • Member of Alumni Association Columbia Law School