Jürg Rieben

Of Counsel

Jürg Rieben acts as a counsel for Wenger Plattner. He advises clients on Corporate and Commercial law and corporate transactions. As former Chairman of Berner Kantonalbank, he has extensive expertise in banking and financial markets law. Jürg Rieben also specialises in Health law, advising health insurance companies, hospitals and medical practitioners. Jürg Rieben has expertise and experience in arbitration.

Practice Areas:

Corporate and Commercial
Life Sciences and Health Law
Banking and Finance


Numerous board memberships 


2010 Counsel Wenger Plattner
2000 Partner Wenger Plattner
1978 Attorney at Law in Berne
1971 Credit Suisse Zurich, stay abroad in London, Paris and USA
1965 Universities of Lausanne and Berne (lic.iur. and Dr.iur.)


Selected publications:

Kommentar zu Art. 34-41 HMG (in German)
In: Basler Kommentar zum Heilmittelgesetz, Eichenberger Thomas / Jaisli Urs / Richli Paul (Hrsg.), Basel 2006 (zusammen mit Müller Christoph)

Verfassungsrechtliche Aspekte der Geldpolitik (in German)
Dissertation, Bern 1975


Dr. Jürg Rieben
Attorney at Law
Wenger Plattner
Attorneys at Law Tax Advisors Public Notaries
Jungfraustrasse 1
3000 Bern

T +41 31 357 00 00
F +41 31 357 00 01


Bar admission (1971)


German, English, French