Bruno Hunziker

Attorney at Law, LL.M.
Authorized representative for the listing of securities on SIX Swiss Exchange



Practice Areas


Professional Profile


Bruno Hunziker has been working as an independent attorney since 1992. In 1996, together with Marc Grüninger and Gerhard Roth, he founded the law firm Grüninger Hunziker Roth Attorneys at Law, which was transformed into GHR Rechtsanwälte AG in 2009. He is head of the firm's real estate and private client practice areas.

From 1987 to 1988, Bruno Hunziker was a member of the legal department of the Schweizer Mobiliar Insurance Company. From 1989 until he became an independent attorney in 1992, he practiced law at Bär & Karrer in Zurich. 

Bruno Hunziker's practice focuses on corporate/M&A, real estate transactions (including works contracts and Lex Koller regulation on the acquisition of real property by persons abroad), as well as private clients (immigration and residence permits). He specializes in particular in matters relating to the planning, development and construction of hotel and resort complexes and hybrid hotel and facility management projects. Bruno Hunziker represents domestic and foreign corporations as well as private individuals. He also acts as board member in various companies.


Career and Education


Partner at GHR Rechtsanwälte AG (formerly Grüninger Hunziker Roth Rechtsanwälte)
Start of activity as an independent attorney
Associate at a Zurich law firm
Legal Counsel at a Swiss insurance company


Tulane University, School of Law, USA, LL.M. (Trade, Finance and Banking)
Bar admission
University of Bern (Fürsprecher)


German, English, French



Memberships and Activities


Swiss Bar Association SAV
Bern Bar Association BAV
The Law Association for Asia and the Pacific LAWASIA




Bruno Hunziker is a co-author of the Basel Commentary on the Swiss Code of Obligations (Basler Kommentar, Obligationenrecht II, Honsell/Vogt/Watter, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd editions, Helbing Lichtenhahn, 1994 -2008) and on Swiss securities law (Basler Kommentar, Wertpapierrecht, Honsell/Vogt/Watter, Helbing Lichtenhahn, 2012).