ROBERT BRINER

PARTNER

Founding partner of the law firm, Robert Briner carries out his legal consultancy activity in commercial, contractual and banking law, as well as a board member of several Swiss and foreign corporations. Being specialized in estate planning and art trade matters, he has a solid experience in these areas due to executor and foundation administrator mandates.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Partner of Schellenberg & Haissly, Geneva (1990-1996)
  • Lenz & Staehelin, Geneva (1985-1990)
  • Shearman & Sterling, New York (1984-1985)
  • Credit Suisse, Zurich (1982-1984)
  • Admitted to the Geneva Bar in 1981
  • University of Geneva (LL.M., 1978)
  • Military pilot in the Swiss Air Force (1976-1984)

FIELDS OF ACTIVITY

  • Formation and administration of corporations
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Commercial contracts; Employment contracts
  • Banking and securities law
  • International estate planning
  • Art trade law

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • Geneva Bar Association
  • Swiss Bar Association

LANGUAGES

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian