lic.iur. Daniel Bachmann

Attorney at law and notary public, CAS in intellectual property and competition law

Licence to practice as a notary public in the Canton of Solothurn
Admitted to the bar

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  • Notarial services
  • Mergers and acquisitions (purchase and sale of companies; due diligence; joint ventures; mergers and other restructurings)
  • Corporate and commercial law (incl. corporate governance and legal compliance)
  • Entrepreneurial succession planning and succession planning in general
  • National and international contract law, in particular distribution and licence agreements
  • Real estate law
  • Competition law
  • Member of boards of directors


  • Involvement in and design of family internal succession in entrepreneurial companies (inheritance and corporate law)
  • Support in group and company internal restructurings, mergers, demergers, transfers of assets and liabilities, capital increases and decreases
  • Activities as executer of wills
  • Advice and support in the areas of corporate governance and compliance both for listed companies and SMEs
  • Buy-side legal support for Swiss and foreign companies in connection with the takeover of Swiss groups and companies along with performance of due diligence, drafting of contracts and other legal documents as well as contract negotiations
  • Buy-side legal support of Swiss companies in acquisitions abroad
  • Sell-side legal support in the sale of privately owned Swiss companies and groups in various industries to Swiss or foreign acquirers
  • Function as external legal department for SMEs by taking care of all relevant corporate, commercial and employment law matters
  • Advice and support in contractual matters for export oriented companies
  • Implementation of employee participation plans in non-listed companies
  • Chairman and member in boards of directors


  • Contributions to various publications of Ernst & Young, mainly in the fields of competition, corporate, accounting and stock exchange law
  • From 2004 – 2015 responsible editor of the Ernst & Young newsletter “Legal News” with 8 to 10 editions per year
  • Articles in: «Der Schweizerischer Treuhänder» («Expert Focus»)

List of publications attached