Borel & Barbey takes an active part in the development of the legal community, in particular by regularly contributing to specialized literature, participating to conferences and through its involvement in the academic world.

This section provides an overview of legal news related to Borel & Barbey, particularly recent cases of the firm, conferences and publications.

LAST - NOVEMBER 15, 2021

Civil procedure workshops

As part of the workshops on the Code of Civil Procedure (CPC) organized by the committee of the Young Bar of Geneva, Me Paul Hanna co-animated with Me Aude Longet-Cornuz, on November 4, 2021 a workshop presenting practical advice concerning the participation of third parties in the procedure, for the attention of lawyers and trainee lawyers.

LAST - NOVEMBER 15, 2021
11 APRIL 2024

Executive LLM at the London School of Economics and Political Science

Anne Laure Bandle will lecture on the Executive LLM Programme of the prestigious London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) on 15-19 April 2024.   Invited by Professor Tatiana Flessas (LSE), a renowned expert in cultural property and legal theory, Anne Laure Bandle’s courses will focus on legal challenges in contemporary art, art trade,…


09 APRIL 2024

International mutual legal assistance in criminal matters

Can a legal person invoke Article 2 EIMP to try to thwart a request for international mutual assistance in criminal matters concerning the surrender of its patrimonial assets?   Loris Bertoliatti discusses this issue in a summary of the Swiss Supreme Court’s decision 1C_540/2023 dated 2 February 2024, published in French on the online platform…


27 MARCH 2024

New constraints for property owners

In the latest edition of le Journal de l’Immobilier, Borel & Barbey partner Patrick Blaser takes the headline with his article discussing the new measures implemented by the Canton of Geneva as part of its energy transition:   “Like others, but more strongly than others, the Canton of Geneva has decided to accelerate the energy…


14 MARCH 2024

Aline Nelis and Laura Debbich join Borel & Barbey

Borel & Barbey is delighted to welcome two new legal professionals within the Firm.   Aline Nelis, who is joining our litigation department as associate, assists and represents clients in civil and criminal litigation. She advises individuals and companies mainly in the area of white collar crime and assists them in both domestic and cross-border…


07 MARCH 2024

Samuel Brückner joins Borel & Barbey

Borel & Barbey is delighted to announce that Samuel Brückner has recently joined the Firm.   As Certified Specialist SBA in Construction and Real Estate Law, Samuel Brückner advises and represents private and institutional clients, as well as public authorities in these fields.   His expertise extends to various aspects of public law, including environmental…


05 MARCH 2024

Civil procedure workshop – Provisional measures

Paul Hanna will lead a workshop on civil procedure regarding provisional measures, alongside Aude Longet-Cornuz, this Thursday, 7th March, between 12:30 and 2 pm.   During this workshop organized by the Young Bar Association (Jeune Barreau de l’Ordre des avocats de Genève) and aimed at fostering the exchange of experiences and perspectives in civil law…