• "Top-notch and particularly attentive."

     

    Client in Chambers Europe 2018

  • "They know our business from all angles, continually monitor the matter and anticipate repercussions in areas beyond the obvious."

     

    Client in Chambes Europe 2018

  • "Outstanding team renowned for its expertise in corporate investigations, mutual judicial assistance proceedings and asset tracing cases."

     

    Chambers Europe 2016

  • "Extremely intelligent, organised, practical and strategic lawyers."

     

    Client in Chambers Europe 2017

  • "The lawyers know Swiss criminal law perfectly and are proactive, responsive and available."

     

    Client in Chambers Europe 2016

  • "The team helped us a lot with a large, complex and international case."

     

    Client in Chambers Europe 2015

  • "They provide expert opinions and wise advice."

     

    Client in Chambers Europe 2018

  • "The team is extremely pleasant to work with."

     

    Client in Chambers Europe 2016

  • "Deep experience representing both defendant and plaintiffs before cantonal and federal criminal authorities."

     

    Chambers Europe 2016

  • "It is a well-structured firm that does everything possible to answer our enquiries."

     

    Client in Chambers Europe 2013

  • "Notable expertise in advising clients from the financial services, especially banking, life sciences and technology sectors."

     

    Chambers Europe 2015

  • "This group is well versed in advising supervisory bodies and corporate boards on investigations."

     

    Chambers Europe 2013

  • "Highly respected practice with the capacity and breadth of expertise to handle large complex investigations."

     

    Chambers Europe 2015

  • "Swiss market leader with a renowned cross-border investigations and white-collar crime offering."

     

    Chambers Europe 2015 (Corporate Investigations - Europe-wide)

 

 

 

White Collar Crime

 

Our White Collar Crime team defends individuals and companies in complex criminal matters and represents victims of frauds and other wrongdoings in asset tracing cases before criminal law authorities.

 

We have extensive experience in conducting investigations to explore suspected criminal acts and regulatory breaches for corporations in Switzerland and around the world. We investigate incidents to assess criminal and civil liability and to determine their impact on our clients. Furthermore, we advise our clients on the implications of criminal breaches and on how to respond to them.

 

  • Representing and defending clients in white collar crime matters
  • International legal and administrative assistance
  • Investigations on behalf of corporate bodies or supervisory authorities
  • Crisis management and reputation protection
  • Coordinating cross-border proceedings

 

 

 

Key Contact


 

Team Leaders


 

Team Members

Fuad Ahmed

Associate

Martina Athanas

Associate

Lionel Binz

Associate

Lea Bollhalder

Associate

David Cavadini

Associate

Dr. Roman Huber

Associate

Gëzim Ilazi

Trainee

Dr. Christian Kunz

Associate

Sarah Mahmud

Associate

Dr. Vera Naegeli

Associate

Selina Ragaz

Trainee

Rahel Wehrli

Project Administrator Investigation Management

Gadi Winter

Associate

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Deals & Cases

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Publications

Commentaire romand: Commentaire du Code de procédure pénale suisse
Julen Berthod Anne Valérie,

Art. 263-265 (le séquestre pénal) in: André Kuhn/Yvan Jeanneret (eds), 2nd edition, Basel 2018 (forthcoming publication)

Business crime and investigations in Switzerland
Garbarski Andrew M.,

Thomson Reuters Practical Law, Global Guide 2018

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Financial crime in Switzerland: overview
Garbarski Andrew M.,

Thomson Reuters Practical Law, Global Guide 2018

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Speaking Engagements

Cybercrime year in review
Lembo Saverio,

IBA Annual Conference, 11 October 2018, Rome

Taking the Racing Line: Streamlining the Dynamics Between General Counsel and Law Firms
Lembo Saverio,

Arab Lawyers Forum (ALF), 6 October 2018

La gestion des valeurs pénalement séquestrées (CPP et DPA)
Garbarski Andrew M.,

La gestion des biens frappés par des mesures civiles, pénales et administratives (Organizer: Agda), 26 September 2018, Geneva

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