Our practice covers mainly counselling and dispute resolution. If both are often related, there are many sides to each.

Listening, flexibility and looking for solutions matching the needs of our clients qualify our practice. We always strive for excellence.

Practice

Counseling

Drawing on years of experience as in-house counsel and attorney in private practice, we are in a position to advise on all sorts of situations, civil matters, transactional issues, personal data protection, intellectual property, information technology and computers, compliance programs, trade regulation, corporate matters, etc.

We are in a position to draft complex international contracts, covering license agreements, distribution agreements, outsourcing contracts, acquisitions (share and asset deals), shareholders’ agreements, construction contracts, etc…

We would assist you in defining your strategy in particular with a view to protect your intellectual property and your most valuable assets. Our extensive contacts with firms abroad allow us to provide services that match your international needs.

Thanks to our independence and neutrality we can carry out internal investigations and assist corporations in setting up compliance plans, internal regulations and action plans spanning from antitrust, through anti-corruption to employment issues. We draft corporate regulations to prevent and manage disputes and harassment issues in enterprises and organisations.

Dispute Resolution

We offer our services as attorney and as neutral.

As attorney, we do not just litigate, we offer effective dispute resolution services. You and your needs will govern our approach. Our strong experience in front of courts, arbitral tribunals and as mediator, allows us to determine with you the solutions most appropriate to your needs.

Based on them and the specifics of the case, we will define with you the most suitable course of action and will assist you in rolling it out. We will help you reaching a position to negotiate favourable terms and will support you in your negotiation all the way through to the transaction.

When this is the choice, we litigate without compromise and advocate your arguments in court. We represent our clients in front of courts in Geneva, Vaud, Fribourg, Bern, etc. and in front of administrative authorities and courts such as the Competition Commission, the Federal Institute of Intellectual Property, the Federal Administrative Tribunal and others.

As neutral, we offer our services as mediator and arbitrator in all sorts of commercial disputes. We have been appointed in corporate disputes, construction, intellectual property cases and all sorts of contract matters, usually covering extremely different situations. We are appointed as expert-arbitrator in moral harassment cases.

Our approach as neutral is pragmatic, transparent and flexible. It will always be tailored to the needs of the parties and be respectful of the highest ethical standards.

With us you will have truly independent services.