Become a part of Bär & Karrer as
Attorney at Law in the area of Real Estate

in Geneva


Bär & Karrer is a leading, internationally oriented commercial and corporate law firm, represented in all of Switzerland's linguistic regions. The keynotes of our corporate culture are professionalism, mutual support, amicable and open relations among colleagues, and flat hierarchies. If you flourish in an innovative and open environment with excellent organisation, and if good team spirit is just as important to you as efficient work, then our firm is the right place for you.

Interesting assignments:

We are looking for an Associate in the field of real estate and transactions to join our team in Geneva. A wide range of mandates awaits you, often involving complex cases with local, Switzerland-wide or international points of contact. We offer you opportunities to take on responsibility rapidly and work independently.

Our Real Estate team is mainly involved in buying and selling individual, high-profile properties, real estate portfolios, development projects and real estate companies, as well as financing arrangements and other transactions in the real estate sector. We advise our clients on matters of tenancy and construction law relating to the acquisition of property by non-residents and the environment. Our clients include Swiss institutional investors, construction companies, international corporations and private individuals.


Your profile:

  • You have successfully completed your degree course in law and have been admitted to the Swiss bar.
  • You have a flair for real estate and the real estate industry.
  • You have a strong interest in cross-border issues and in continuing "on-the-job" training.
  • You have a good command of spoken and written English. Knowledge of other languages (German in particular) would also be an asset.
  • You have good teamwork skills and are loyal.
  • You have good social skills, are empathetic and enjoy dealing with demanding clients.
  • You are a team player, have an enquiring mind, and are also keen to offer support to other teams when circumstances require.


An attractive package of benefits for you:

  • You will work in one of Switzerland's most respected and internationally renowned law firms.
  • You will benefit from the freedom to schedule your own working hours as well as cutting-edge IT and communications equipment.
  • A highly attractive employment package with good pay and numerous benefits.
  • Pleasant, straightforward interactions with colleagues.
  • You can find out about even more benefits of working for Bär & Karrer here.

Get in touch

I am Anne-Kristin Hegetschweiler, Co-Head Human Resources, and I am happy to be of service to you. Just give me a call if you have any questions: +41 58 261 56 03.

I look forward to studying your application. Your documents will reach me quickly and securely via our online tool.