Alain is a highly experienced litigator at our Geneva office and has extensive experience in commercial law practices.
Alain joined Froriep in 1998 and became a partner in 2003. He has broad experience in domestic and international litigation, including civil and criminal attachments and interim measures proceedings. He is a member of the team representing a public entity in the highest award made in a Swiss civil court in a banking matter. Alain is also very active in all corporate and contractual matters, in M&A, in employment law, in aviation and in insurance law.
Alain graduated from the University of Geneva in 1988 and was admitted to the Bar in 1991. He trained for a while at the Geneva Court of First Instance and worked for six years with a Swiss insurance company. In 1998, Alain obtained an LLM from King’s College in London. He worked as a foreign associate at a leading UK law firm in London and as an associate at a Swiss law firm in London. He speaks French and English.
Alain is a member of the Geneva Bar Association and the Swiss Bar Association. He is also the Secretary General of the Franco-Swiss Chamber for Trade and Industry in Geneva.