Streiff von Kaenel


Dr. iur. Christian Puricel

Christian Puricel competently represents clients in court proceedings, especially in labor, immigration and social security law. In addition to his work as a lawyer, he is a lecturer in various HR courses. He teaches labor and social security law and international social security law.


  • since 2022 Attorney with Streiff von Kaenel Ltd.
  • 2017-2022 Editor of a publisher of teaching materials (responsible for law, VBV and history)
  • since 2016 Lecturer for labor law, social security law, contract & corporate law, ICT law (higher vocational training)
  • 2013-2020 Independent consultant and lawyer
  • 2013-2019 Assistant and lecturer at the University of Lucerne
  • 2011-2013 Legal counsel in Legal Financial Services of a "Big Four" company
  • 2009-2010 Legal counsel in a law firm specialized in construction and administrative law
  • 2008-2009 Legal counsel in a Swiss cantonal bank


  • 2021 Doctorate, University of Lucerne
  • 2016 SVEB I, Swiss Federation for Adult Learning
  • 2010 Admitted to the bar of the Canton of Aargau
  • 2008 Master of Law, University of St. Gallen HSG
  • 2005 Bachelor of Law, University of St. Gallen HSG


German, Romanian, English, French

Areas of expertise

Employment law, public employment law, immigration law, social security law, inheritance law, criminal law, general contract and civil law, litigation


  • Zurich and Swiss Bar Association