Me Cléo Buchheim

Skills domains



With a solid experience in advice and the judiciary, Me Cléo Buchheim (-Dubuis) supports and accompanies his clients in the planning and development of their personal projects in Switzerland and abroad, in particular in family law. She assists and advises in particular her private clients in the context of their personal projects (marriage, settling in Switzerland, family reunification, estate planning, agreement between cohabiting partners, agreement concerning children) as well as in the event of the occurrence of litigation (separation, divorce, child custody, child protection, end of cohabitation).


After obtaining a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in Swiss law from the University of Lausanne, Me Cléo Buchheim worked as a clerk at the District Court of La Côte. She then completed her legal internship in a Geneva firm, mainly in the judicial team, and was admitted to the bar in 2011. She then worked as a lawyer for six years at Bonnard Lawson, an internationally renowned firm, mainly in the field of advice and litigation. On this occasion, she also developed her interest and skills in family law, her favorite field. She then joined a Lausanne firm in early 2019 as a partner, before founding, in 2020, the firm VB Avocats Sàrl, with Me Anna D. Vladau.


– Co-chair of the Commission on the Rights of the Child (OAV) – Resource lawyer in domestic violence – Young Vaud Bar Member (JBVD) – Member of the Vaud Bar Association (OAV) – Member of the Swiss Federation of Lawyers (FSA) – Member of the Association romande de droit collaborative – Member of the Women’s Business Society – Member of Alba, Lawyer at the Bar – Member of the Literary Circle of Lausanne

Conference and teaching

– Company trainer (apprentice sales employee) – Legal advice Permanence of the woman’s house