Ueli Studer


Ueli Studer

lic. iur.




  • 2005
    Admitted as lawyer (2001) and notary public (2005), canton of Lucerne
  • 2002
    University of London, Master of Laws (LL.M.)
  • 1994–1999
    University of Berne, lic. iur.

Professional History

  • Since 2006
  • Since June 2017
    Head Corporate Legal UBS Group
  • Since 2012
    Managing Director
  • Until May 2017
    Head Legal Products & Distribution
    Dual reporting to General Counsel WM and General Counsel AM
    Legal P&D covered full value chain of product manufacturing through to distribution. Cross-divisional team covering businesses and stakeholders from Wealth Management (WM), Asset Management (AM) and Investment Bank (IB).
  • 2007–2015
    Head Legal Corporate Finance & Structured Transactions
    Legal Structured Transactions covered bespoke structured financings and other transactions for WM and P&C booking centre CH and, in 2014, was enlarged to cover Investment Banking department CH transactions as well (Legal CF & JT).
  • 2001–2006
    Bär & Karrer AG
    Lawyer, transactions team. 6 months secondment to UBS (IB Legal Traded Products)
  • 1999–2000
    Burger & Müller Rechtsanwälte & Notare
    Court of first instance of Hochdorf
    Associate. Legal training for bar exam. Canton of Lucerne.