ACTIVITIES

Olivier Dunant is a specialist in banking, commercial and contractual law, as well as in estate and succession planning. He advises prestigious international clients as attorney, director or trustee. He sits on the boards of directors of companies in Switzerland and abroad, in particular financial companies and family, philanthropic and charitable foundations. He is considered by his peers as a reference in the field of private clients on an international and multi-jurisdictional level.

EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES
1980

Partner at Borel & Barbey

1974

Associate at Borel & Barbey

1974

Associate at Windels Marx Davies & Ives, New York

1973

Associate at White & Case, New York

1971

Geneva Bar

1969

Legal intern at Borel & Barbey

LANGUAGES

French

English

MEMBERSHIPS

Geneva Business Law Association

Swiss Lawyers Federation

Geneva Bar Association

Board of directors of the Southern Methodist Law School (Dallas, Texas)

PUBLICATIONS

“Swiss Banking Secrecy : Its Limits Under Swiss and International Laws”, Journal of International Law, Cleveland, Ohio, Etats-Unis (1988)