Fanny Margairaz

Fanny Margairaz is a member of the Swiss Bar Association and of the Geneva Bar Association and holds a Master of Advanced Studies in Economic Crime Investigation.

Her main practice areas are Litigation and Dispute Management, Financial Crime and Asset Tracing.

Fanny is a senior associate in the Litigation and White Collar Crime and Investigations team and has experience in a wide range of contentious matters including commercial disputes, financial crime and asset tracing, and regularly represents domestic and international clients before the courts.

She holds a Master of Advanced Studies HES-SO in Economic Crime Investigation (MAS LCE) from the Institute of Economic Crime Investigation (ILCE – HEG Arc) in Neuchâtel, Switzerland.

Before joining the team, Fanny completed her training with the Geneva Tribunal of First Instance and with a mid-sized Geneva-based law firm.

She also holds a master degree in European and International Law as well as a certificate in Transnational Law from the University of Geneva. During her legal studies she spent a year at the University of Lucerne, Switzerland, as well as a year at the University of Sheffield, UK, as an exchange student.

Before joining Mangeat Attorneys at Law, Fanny was associate in the International Arbitration and Litigation team at Eversheds Sutherland in Geneva.

Academic Background / Education

Master of Advanced Studies HES-SO in Economic Crime Investigation (MAS LCE), Institute of Economic Crime Investigation (ILCE – HEG Arc), Neuchâtel (2019)

Admitted to the Geneva Bar, ranked first (2012)

Master in International and European laws, University of Geneva and University of Sheffield (2007-2009)

Certificate in Transnational Law, University of Geneva (2007)

Bachelor of laws, University of Geneva and University of Lucerne (2004 — 2007)

Languages

French, English, German