Thomas Eichenberger

Thomas Eichenberger

Dr. iur., Attorney at Law, Partner

Effingerstrasse 1
CH-3001 Berne

Tel +41 58 200 35 00

Fax +41 58 200 35 11


Kathrin Zejna

+41 58 200 35 38

Thomas Eichenberger is a partner of Kellerhals Carrard and heads the firm's life science team. He has extensive experience in health, pharmaceutical, medical device and food law. He represents major companies in the field, advising businesses, doctors and hospitals in all kinds of regulatory issues and on all other related legal matters, including tort and product liability law, competition law and contract law. His assistance also includes representation in legal proceedings (civil, administrative and criminal law).

Practice areas
  • Drug and Food Law
  • Health Law
  • Tort and Product Liability Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Competition Law and Administrative Law
  • Commercial and Contract Law
Practice groups
  • Litigation and insolvency
  • Insurance
  • Life Science
  • Administrative law
  • 1995: Dr. iur. (magna cum laude) University of Bern
  • 1989: Bar exam, Canton of Berne
Experience / Career
  • since 1999: Partner of Kellerhals Berne 
  • Deutsch
  • Englisch
  • Französisch
  • Member of the Swiss Bar Association (SAV/FSA)
  • Member of the Bernese Bar Association (BAV)
Further activities
  • Sekretär Ärztegesellschaft des Kantons Bern 
  • Geschäftsleiter Verein Leitender Spitalärzte Schweiz
  • Diverse Verwaltungsrats- und Stiftungsratsmandate
Publications and presentations
  • Thomas Eichenberger/Claudio Helmle, Keine direkte oder analoge Anwendung von Art. 52a
    KVG auf Biosimilars, in: hill 2014 Nr. 166, publiziert am 18. März 2014 (mehr)

  • Thomas Eichenberger/Urs Jaisli/Paul Richli (Hrsg.), Basler Kommentar zum Heilmittelgesetz,
    Basel/Genf/München 2006

  • Thomas Eichenberger/Philipp Zurkinden, Der Parallelimport von Arzneimitteln in die Schweiz,
    SZW/RSDA 3/2008, 313f.

  • Thomas Eichenberger, Arzt am Spital, in: Moritz W. Kuhn/Tomas Poledna (Hrsg.), Arztrecht in
    der Praxis, 2. A. Zürich, 2007, 351ff.

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