Recht & Governance

Martin BuchliPractice

Advice, expertise and forensic activities in Constitutional and Administrative Law, such as:

  • Public Procurement Law
  • Law Enforcement
  • Cantonal Data Protection and Information Law
  • Municipal Law (incl. election and referendum proceedings)
  • Public Employment Law
  • Civil Rights (nationalisation)
  • State Liability Law
  • Charges and Fees Law

Legal Assistance in Public Procurement Projects to Public Authorities

  • Draft RFPs and necessary documentation
  • Project oragnisation
  • Evaluate submitted proposals
  • Edit necessary decisions
  • Debrief rejected bidders
  • Audit and optimise internal procurement processes
  • In-house employee training

Investigations in public administration

  • Supervisory investigations for cantons, cantonal organisations and municipalities
  • Supervisory investigations under federal law
  • Assist investigations of municipal supervisory bodies

Reform Projects Assistance

  • State and municipal organisation / political structures
  • Completion and delegation of public tasks
  • Inter-municipal cooperation
  • Municipal reforms / mergers
  • Organisation of not-for-profit organisations

Participation in legislative processes

  • Edit regulations and ordinances for municipalities and municipal associations
  • Participation in municipal legislative projects


  • Lecturer and expert in the Certificate Course for Canton of Bern Municipal Clerks and the Graduate Programme for Canton of Bern Municipal Managers
  • Lecturer in the Federal Office of Justice (FOJ) course «Introduction into Constitutional and Administrative Law»
  • Further education courses at the Bildungszentrum für Wirtschaft und Dienstleistung bwd (Training Centre for Economy and Service), Bern


  • educationsuisse, Bern (previously the Committee for Swiss Schools Abroad