Nurith Cohen is a member of the Geneva Bar Association. She is admitted to practice in Switzerland and passed the New York State Bar exam.
Her main practice areas are Commercial Contracts, Corporate Law and Banking & Financial Law.
Nurith regularly assists both Swiss and foreign companies, financial institutions as well as individuals in reviewing or drafting commercial contracts and corporate documents. She assists clients in setting up or reorganising companies. She also provides advice to financial institutions in banking & finance matters, including in relation to the granting of required authorisations from the Swiss Financial market Supervisory Authority FINMA.
Nurith studied at the University of Geneva, from where she graduated with a Bachelor of Laws and a Master of Laws in International and European Law. After passing the Geneva Bar exam in 2009, Nurith worked at Lenz & Staehelin until 2012. She then spent a year in New York where she obtained a LL.M. degree from Columbia Law School and passed the New York State Bar exam. Before joining the firm at its beginnings, Nurith worked at Eversheds where she was a member of the Banking, Commercial and Corporate teams.
Academic Backgound / Education
Certificate of Advanced Studies in Inhouse Counsel, Law Faculty of the University of Zurich
LL.M., Columbia University School of Law, New York, USA
Master of Laws in International and European Law, University of Geneva, Switzerland
Bachelor of Laws, University of Geneva, Switzerland