expert profile

Dr. Daniela Fiorillo

Lawyer | Partner

Languages: German, English, Italian, French

As a former commercial lawyer at Bär & Karrer AG, a leading commercial law firm, and head of the central Swiss legal department at PricewaterhouseCoopers AG, Daniela Fiorillo has extensive experience in management consulting, in particular mergers, M&A transactions and complex intra-group restructurings.


  • Commercial and Corporate Law
  • Mergers, takeovers and acquisitions
  • Corporate governance, including minority/compensation issues and compensation report
  • International corporate restructuring (International Business Restructuring)
  • Contract law
  • International private law
  • Advice to private customers
  • Litigation

Curriculum Vitae

  • Since 2020: Partner at Kaiser Odermatt & Partner AG
  • 2013-2020: Head Legal Central at PricewaterhouseCoopers AG
  • 2009-2013: Senior Associate at Bär & Karrer AG
  • 2008-2009: Associate at Kaufmann Rüedi Rechtsanwälte
  • 2007-2008: Associate at Bär & Karrer AG
  • 2007: dr iur., University of Bern
  • 2004-2006: Research associate at the Institute for Business Law, University of Bern
  • 2004: Swiss bar admission (Canton Bern)
  • 2003: Clerk at the court in Thun
  • 2002-2003: Legal internship at a law firm in Bern
  • 2002: lic. iur., University of Bern


  • SAV (Swiss Bar Association)
  • Lawyers' Association of the Canton of Lucerne
  • Member of the Lucerne Business Development Agency
  • Member of the Central Switzerland Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IHZ)
  • Various Board of Directors mandates


  • The consent requirement for patenting biotechnological inventions using human material
  • Digitization in corporate law
  • Acquisitions in kind without consideration
  • Ordinance against excessive remuneration in listed stock corporations: The most important things in brief
  • What board members of charitable foundations need to know when managing the foundation's assets