Barbara Jecklin

Dr. iur., M.Jur (Oxon)
Attorney at law Partner
Head in Contracts
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Barbara Jecklin specialises in finance matters, covering mainly corporate debt finance, structured finance, asset finance (including real estate finance) and acquisition finance. She advises on corporate and general commercial law issues.

She is able to offer her in depth legal expertise to clients who, at the same time, benefit from her long standing experience which she gathered throughout her tenure at a major international bank, enabling her to understand and facilitate pragmatic and holistic solutions.

Admitted to the Swiss Bar since 2000.
  • Partner at Bratschi Ltd. (since 2015)
  • Legal Counsel at UBS AG, Zurich (2007-2015)
  • Associate at Bär & Karrer, Zurich (2003-2006)
  • Research Assistant at the Institute for Economic Law, University of Berne (2001-2002)
  • Various internships with courts and law firm, Canton of Berne (1998-2000)
  • Magister Juris in European and Comparative Law (M.Jur), University of Oxford (2003)
  • Dr. iur., Universität Bern (2003)
  • lic. iur., Universität Bern (1998)
  • recommended for «Banking & Finance» by Legal500 (2023)
  • recommended for «Leading Firms: German-Speaking Switzerland» by Legal500 (2022)
  • recommended for «Banking & Finance» by Legal500 (2022)
  • recommended for «Banking & Finance» by Chambers Global (2022)
  • recommended for «Banking & Finance» by Chambers Europe (2022)
  • recommended for «Leading Firms: German-Speaking Switzerland» by Legal500 (2021)
  • recommended for «Banking & Finance» by Legal500 (2021)
  • Legal500: «Barbara Jecklin is highly recommended.» (2021)
  • recommended for «Banking & Finance» by Chambers Global (2021)
  • recommended for «Banking & Finance» by Chambers Europe (2021)
  • Chambers Global (2021) says: «Barbara Jecklin enters the rankings this year following her increased presence and recognition in the market. She is particularly popular with lenders for advice on syndicated financing and facility agreements.» One satisfied client describes her as «very committed, strong, pleasant and acting very quickly.»
  • Legal500: «Barbara Jecklin is very attentive to her clients and works efficiently.» (2020)
  • recommended for «Banking and Finance», «Capital markets» and «Leading firms: German-speaking Switzerland» by Legal500 (2019)
  • recommended for «Banking and Finance» by Legal500 (2018)
  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)
  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV)
  • Bernese Lawyer's Society(BJV)

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Switzerland - Corporate Acquisitions and Mergers

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Switzerland - Corporate Acquisitions and Mergers

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19.02.2024

Chambers Global Guide 2024

We are pleased to inform you that Bratschi has once again been recognized this year by the renowned international Chambers Global…
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01.12.2023

KKR invests in Precipart

Bratschi advises the shareholders of Precipart, a leading manufacturer of precision components for medical device and aerospace…
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