• "Outstanding in commercial, post-closing and construction disputes."


    Who is Who Legal 2017

  • "A very able lawyer. "


    Client in Citywealth 2018

  • "Strong on banking litigation."


    Who's Who Legal 2018

  • "Excellent knowledge of international cross-border case management."


    Client in Chambers HNW guide 2018

  • "An excellent lawyer who also deals with clients very impressively."


    Source in Chambers HNW guide 2019

  • "Exceptional professional with regards to contentious estate litigation."


    Client in Citywealth 2017

  • "Extremely helpful and responsive."


    Client in Chambers HNW guide 2018

  • "A very smart and tough advocate."


    Who's Who Legal 2018

  • "Very nice and approachable manner even when enforcing her clients’ interests."


    Source in Chambers HNW guide 2019

  • "Excels in sophisticated cross-border recovery in the context of foreign enforcement Actions and Arbitration proceedings"


    Who's Who Legal 2019

  • "A very hands-on and responsive partner."


    Source in Legal 500 2020

  • "Has a tremendous grasp of the detail."


    Client in Citywealth 2018

  • "A star of the future. "


    Chambers HNW guide 2019

  • "A delight to work with on cross border trust and estates matters."


    Client in Citywealth 2018

  • "Has amazing skills on interrogation and counter-interrogation."


    Who's Who Legal 2018

  • "Very impressive."


    Client in Chambers HNW guide 2018

  • "She has the ability to summarise and simplify extremely complex matters and present it to the tribunal in a simple way."


    Source of Who's Who Legal 2018

  • "Excellent."


    Who's Who Legal 2018

  • "Very responsive."


    Client in Citywealth 2017

  • "A good communicator who is calm under pressure."


    Source in Chambers HNW guide 2019

  • "Highly commended by market sources."


    Who's Who Legal 2017




Aurélie Conrad Hari


Aurélie Conrad Hari leads the civil litigation practice of Bär & Karrer in Geneva, where she has been a partner since 2017.

Aurélie Conrad Hari has a broad experience in handling complex multi-jurisdictional disputes in financial, banking and commercial disputes. She also specializes in private clients' assistance and representation in trust and estate matters.

Her practice encompasses shareholders' disputes, insolvency as well as asset recovery, with the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitral awards. She also frequently acts as counsel representing parties in commercial arbitration related to various industries, eg, sale, distribution, agency, construction (including power plant) and energy.

Aurélie Conrad Hari regularly publishes and speaks in her fields of specialization. She serves as president of the litigation commission of the International Association of Young Lawyers and leads the specialized forum on dispute resolution set up by the Geneva Bar Association in 2017.

Who's Who Legal lists her as a leading lawyer in asset recovery and as a future leader in arbitration. She is also recognized by Chambers and Partners, Leaders League, the Global Elite Private Client Directory as well as Citywealth where she was featured in the 2018 Future Leaders Top 100 and in the IFC Powerwomen Top 200.


French, English


  • Partner at Bär & Karrer (since 2017)
  • Associate at Bär & Karrer (since 2009)
  • Research and teaching assistant to Prof. Dr. Luc Thévenoz (since 2009)
  • Associate at a Swiss law firm (2008-2009)
  • Associate at a Swiss law firm (2006-2008)
  • Admitted to the Geneva Bar (2005)
  • Junior associate at a Swiss law Firm (2003-2005)
  • University of Kent (UK): Diploma in European legal Studies (2003)
  • University of Neuchâtel: lic. iur. (2003)

Memberships and Public Offices

  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV/FSA)
  • Geneva Bar Association (OdA)
  • AIJA
  • AGDA
  • President of the Litigation Commission of AIJA
  • Member of ASA Below 40
  • Moderator of the Specialized Forum on Dispute Resolution of the Geneva Bar Association

Contact Details

Aurélie Conrad Hari
Bär & Karrer AG
quai de la Poste 12
CH-1211 Genève

T: +41 58 261 57 00
F: +41 58 261 57 01


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Deals & Cases

Bär & Karrer Successfully Assisted Ansaldo Energia in ICC Arbitration Proceedings more »
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Enforcement of Foreign Judgments 2020, ICLG - International Comparative Legal Guide 2019, p. 213 - 219 … Download »
Revision of the Swiss Civil Procedure Code, Bär & Karrer Briefing March 2020 … Download »
Enforcement of Judgments, Chambers Global Practice Guides, 2019, Chambers & Partners, p. 2 - 9 … Download »
Conrad Hari Aurélie - more publications

Speaking Engagements

Le nouveau droit de la prescription 2020 University of Geneva and the Geneva Bar, 30 avril 2020 (virtuell) … more »
Conflict of Laws and Jurisdictions – Did I make the Rights Choice, if Any? AIJA Half Year Conference, 23 May 2019, Hong Kong … more »
Estate Planning and Succession: To what extent can you have freedom of disposition? Private Client Trusts – Trust in Litigation, 14 February 2019, London … more »
Conrad Hari Aurélie - more speaking engagements