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Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd

Christian Girod

Geneva, Switzerland Global Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Litigation
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Litigation - Switzerland

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Christian Girod is recognised for his experience in commercial litigation. He represents multinationals as defendants in class actions and also acts on disputes in the insurance sector.  One client says: "He is very experienced and I like his calm approach to litigation."
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Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation; Banking Litigation; Estate and Trust Disputes.

Career

University of Geneva, Law degree (1982). Swiss bar (1985). Harvard Law School, Master of Laws (1986). Trust and Estate Practitioner (TEP) (2006). Certified Specialist SBA Inheritance Law (2012). Associate at Schellenberg Wittmer (1986), Partner (1994).

Professional Memberships

Certified Specialist SBA Inheritance Law, Trust and Estate Practitioner (STEP); member of professional associations, such as: Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA) and the Société Romande des Avocats Spécialistes en Droit des Successions.

Publications

Letters rogatory as a proper means for the heir in a foreign succession to obtain information about bank accounts of the deceased with Swiss banks.

Personal

Languages: French, English, German.

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Christian Girod

Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd

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15, bis, rue des Alpes

PO Box 2088

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