Martin Bürkle



Martin Bürkle has been a Partner with Thouvenin Rechtsanwälte since 2016. He specializes in corporate and commercial, mergers & acquisitions as well as joint venture projects and restructurings. As certified Specialist SBA Torts and Insurance Law, Martin Bürkle has also longstanding experience in liability law, social insurance and insurance contract law concerning advisory and forensic matters. Other core practice areas are distribution, licensing and general contract law.

Professional Experience
Since 2016
Partner, Thouvenin Rechtsanwälte KLG, Zurich
2014 – 2015
Partner, Stiffler & Partner Rechtsanwälte, Zurich
2011 – 2014
Counsel, Raggenbass Rechtsanwälte, Amriswil
2006 – 2011
Associate, Staiger, Schwald & Partner Rechtsanwälte, Zurich
2004 – 2006
Legal Counsel, Leica Geosystems AG, Heerbrugg
2000 – 2004
Attorney at Law, AXA Versicherungen AG, Headquarters, Winterthur
1997 – 2000
Law Clerk, Cantonal Commission for Complaints in Administrative Law St. Gallen
Legal Education
Certified Specialist SBA Torts and Insurance Law
Queen Mary University of London (Centre for Commercial Law Studies), Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Commercial and Corporate Law
Admitted to the Bar
University of Berne, Fürsprecher
Practice areas
  • Corporate
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Distribution, Competition and Intellectual Property Law
  • Administrative Proceedings

German, English, French

  • Swiss and Zurich Bar Associations
  • Berne Lawyers’ Association
  • Association Certified Specialists SBA Torts and Insurance Law (member of the board)


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