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Marie-Christine Balzan is a counsel at Bär & Karrer since 2012. She joined the firm in 2008 and specialises in domestic court litigation, and litigation. Her practice focuses on labour law and she regularly advises Swiss and foreign enterprises in this field including cross-border issues. In transactions, she regularly advises on aspects of employment law, eg, mass dismissals, negotiations with unions, conceptions of social plans, etc. Additionally, she is a litigation lawyer with extensive experience in labour law, commercial/financial litigation, banking, white-collar crime and intellectual property (brand mark and design). Marie-Christine Balzan has been involved in numerous complex litigation proceedings. Due to her past experience as auditor, she has broad knowledge of accounting.
Specialist in employment of the Swiss Bar Association (2011), Admitted to the Geneva Bar (1997), University of Geneva: lic. jur. (1994), University of Geneva: lic. oec (1987). Member of the Geneva as well as the Swiss Bar Association
Swiss Bar Association, Geneva Bar Association, Geneva Association of business law.
Various articles on employment law
She speaks French, English and Italian
Troillet Meier Raetzo
Rue de Lyon 77
CH - 1203