• "Highly recommended."

     

    Legal 500 2011 and 2012

  • "Top-class guidance and advice."

     

    Who's Who Legal 2013

  • "Expert advice."

     

    Client in Who's Who Legal 2016

  • "Strong track record of excellence."

     

    Client in Who's Who Legal 2016

 

 

 

Dr. Cédric Chapuis

Partner

Cédric Chapuis heads Bär & Karrer's financial services team in our Geneva office. His practice focuses on advising banks and other financial institutions in regulatory, compliance and general business matters. In addition, he regularly advises Swiss and foreign clients in a variety of industries on domestic and international transactions, as well as general corporate matters. He has served on the board of directors of Swiss companies in various industries and is currently a member of the board of several banks. 

In recent years, Cédric Chapuis has advised a number of financial institutions in connection with internal investigations on cross-border issues. He has in particular assisted several Swiss banks on their participation in the U.S. Program for Swiss Banks, and has represented participating banks before the DoJ.

Who's Who Legal lists Cédric Chapuis in Banking (Finance and Regulatory) and in Corporate: Merger & Acquisition. Legal 500 points out his expertise in regulatory matters.

 

Languages

English, French, German

Curriculum

  • Partner of Bär & Karrer (since 2001)
  • Foreign associate with Wilmer, Cutler and Pickering (now WilmerHale) in Washington D.C. (1999)
  • University of Chicago Law School: LL.M. (1997)
  • Associate at Bär & Karrer (1995)
  • Admitted to the Geneva Bar (1995)
  • University of Basel: Dr. iur. (1992)
  • University of Basel: lic. iur. (1989)

Memberships and Public Offices

  • Recognized representative for the listing of securities at the SIX Swiss Exchange
  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV/FSA)
  • Geneva Bar Association (OdA)
  • Union Internationale des Avocats

Contact Details

Dr. Cédric Chapuis
Bär & Karrer AG
quai de la Poste 12
CH-1211 Genève
Switzerland

T: +41 58 261 57 00
F: +41 58 261 57 01
cedric.chapuis@baerkarrer.ch

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Deals & Cases

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Mobiliar to Acquire Trianon SA more »
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Publications

Commentaire des articles 807-808a, 808c, 810-811 et 816 - (Sàrl), in: Pierre Tercier / Marc Amstutz (eds.), Commentaire romand, Code des obligatio …
Kommentierung der Art. 2, 3bis-quater BankG, in: Watter/Bauer/Vogt/Winzeler (eds.), Basler Kommentar Bankengesetz 2005, Basle …
Kommentierung der Art. 716-717 OR (Verwaltungsrat - Aufgaben, Sorgfalts- und Treuepflicht), 2002,
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Speaking Engagements

Switzerland – International Possibilities for Family and Business (Organizer: ALRUD Law Firm & Bär & Karrer AG), Moscow, 19.-20. April 201 … more »
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