Fabien Aepli is a member of the Geneva Bar Association, of the Geneva Business Law Association and of the British Swiss Chamber of Commerce. He is one of the founders of Mangeat Attorneys at Law LLC.
His main practice areas are Banking & Finance, Commercial Contracts and Corporate Law.
Fabien specialises in advising financial institutions (including banks, independent asset managers and distributors of collective investment schemes) on asset management matters and contracts, organisational rules, directives or processes, including when dealing with regulators (e.g. FINMA). He has proven experience in advising multinational companies and SMEs, on both Swiss and international level, in cross-border transactions such as agency, distribution, licence or service agreements.
He also specialises in drafting commercial contracts and general terms and conditions, and advising on compliance and regulatory issues. He advises companies and stakeholders on the structuring and setting-up of businesses and corporate reorganisation.
Before founding Mangeat Attorneys at Law, Fabien was a partner at Eversheds Ltd in Geneva. Prior to that he was an associate at MCP Avocats, Geneva.
Academic Backgound / Education
Certificate of Advanced Studies in Financial Reguliation, Universities of Geneva and Bern, Switzerland
LL.M. in International Trade Law, University Institute of European Studies of Turin
Program of Instruction for Lawyers at Harvard Law School (Program on Negotiation)
M.B.L.-HSG, Master of European and International Business Law, University of St.Gallen, Switzerland
Postgraduate degree, Institut de lutte contre la criminalité économique, Haute Ecole ARC, Neuchâtel and Lausanne, Switzerland
Law degree, Universities of Fribourg and Zurich
French, English, German