Dr. iur. Caroline Bono



The main focus of Caroline Bono is on commercial mediation, family mediation and consulting in several legal fields, in particular company and contract law, family law and business law. Caroline Bono is also acting as consultant in litigation cases.


Caroline Bono was one of the leading forces behind the introduction of commercial and family mediation to Switzerland. She also contributed to the establishment of the Swiss Association for Mediation (SVM) as well as of the Swiss Chamber of Commercial Mediation (SKWM), in the Zurich area. As a lecturer at the Institute of Management Courses at the University of St. Gall she designed the first Swiss educational degree for a commercial mediater at university level. She also lectured in cooperation with Harvard lecturers Gary Friedman and Jack Himmelstein.


Ms.Bono was a temporary lecturer at the University of Zurich and at the Technical College of Higher Education in Central Switzerland. She is author of various articles in the field of mediation and has written her thesis in family mediation.


Curriculum vitae

Consultant at Weber Law Partners (since 2015) owner of BeHappyCoaching (2008-today). Building up the commercial mediation team at Naegeli & Streichenberg Lawyers, Zurich (2000-2002).


Zurich Bar License (2003), Courses as a commercial mediator at the Centre for Mediation in Law in New York and Mill Valley California (1999-2002). Doctorate at the University of Zurich (1999). Certified Family Mediator SVM (1997), Certified Family Mediator BAFM (1995-1997), Auditor at the District Court of Zurich (1992-1994).






Contact Data

Dr. iur. Caroline Bono

Dufourstrasse 1

8008 Zurich/Switzerland


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Dufourstrasse 1
8008 Zürich/Schweiz
T +41 44 224 22 44
F +41 44 224 22 45