Jérôme Baumann

Jérôme Baumann

M.A. HSG in Law, Attorney at Law, Partner


Raemistrasse 5
CH-8024 Zurich

Tel +41 58 200 39 00

Fax +41 58 200 39 11

Jérôme Baumann’s practice focuses on general contract and commercial law, national and international construction law, real estate law, public procurement law, M&A and compliance. He also represents clients in litigation procedures.
Thanks to several years of experience as the in-house counsel of a major listed construction and construction services company in Switzerland he knows the needs and requirements of clients, especially of construction companies. He also regularly gives lectures on the topic of Claim Management.

Practice areas
  • General contract law, in particular national and international construction law (KBOB, FIDIC), law concerning works delivery, sales law and agency law
  • Private and public construction law
  • Procurement law
  • Real estate
  • Commercial law, corporate law, M&A
  • Compliance
  • External legal department
Practice groups
  • M&A, capital markets and corporate
  • Construction, real estate and industrial facilities
  • Litigation and insolvency
  • Compliance, white collar crime
  • 2014: Management for Legal Profession, MLP-HSG, University of St. Gallen
  • 2010: Bar Admission Canton of St. Gallen
  • 2006: M.A. HSG in Law, University of St. Gallen
Experience / Career
  • since 2019: Partner, Kellerhals Carrard, Zurich
  • 2015-2018: Attorney at Law, Kellerhals Carrard, Zurich
  • 2011-2015: Legal Counsel, Deputy General Counsel and General Counsel a.i. of a major listed construction and construction services company in Switzerland
  • 2011: Attorney at Law in an international law firm in Zurich
  • 2008-2010: Court Clerk and Junior Associate
  • 2006-2008: Research Assistant at the chair for public law including European law and public international law at the University of St. Gallen
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV/FSA)
  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV) 
Publications and presentations
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