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Froriep

4 RUE CHARLES-BONNET, CASE POSTALE 399, 1211 GENÈVE 12, SWITZERLAND
Tel:
Work +41 22 839 63 00
Fax:
Fax +41 22 347 71 59
Email:
Web:
www.froriep.com
Geneva, London, Madrid, Zug, Zurich

Jérôme de Montmollin

Tel:
Work +41 22 839 63 00
Email:
Web:
www.froriep.com
Froriep

Work Department

Corporate / Commercial, Banking / Finance, M&A, Insolvency.

Position

Jérôme is an experienced corporate and commercial lawyer with expertise in the oil and gas industry, in debt collection and in bankruptcy matters.

Career

Jérôme has been a partner at Froriep's Geneva office since 1998, after having been an associate in our Geneva and London offices from 1989. He is experienced in finance transactions, mainly in the field of oil and gas, and in corporate and commercial law, including mergers and acquisitions. He also has wide experience in debt collection and bankruptcy matters, as well as assets tracing, including civil and criminal attachments. Before joining Froriep, he worked for five years as a clerk with the Swiss Supreme Court (civil court and debt collection and bankruptcy court).

Languages

Jérôme working languages are French, English, Italian and German.

Member

Jérôme is a member of the Geneva Bar Association, the Swiss Bar Association and Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA).

Education

Jérôme obtained his law degree from the University of Neuchâtel in 1980 and was admitted to the Bar in 1983.


Switzerland

Banking and finance: Geneva

Within: Banking and finance: Geneva

Froriep's practice is best known for its banking M&A, regulatory and international financing expertise. Jean-Luc Herbez assisted investment vehicle JFK Capital Alternative Sicav with obtaining a Swiss collective investment scheme licence from FINMA. Transaction partner Jérôme de Montmollin, Russian/CIS desk lead Dmitry Pentsov and investment product specialist Laetitia Meier Droz, who became a partner in January 2018, make up the core team.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

'A reliable international partner', Froriep's 'pleasant team' serves as 'a one-stop shop' due to its 'flexible approach' and 'technical capability'. Private M&A and corporate transactions, especially up to mid-market value, are a particular focus of the department, alongside investment rounds for start-ups and the real estate sector. Catrina Luchsinger advised Palmarium Group and its Dutch subsidiary Vieo on the bond-issue acquisition of all shares in Lebara Group, while the 'responsive and trustworthy' Mattias Johnson assisted Envican with its corporate reorganisation, its first financing round and entering into a strategic partnership. Clients further recommend 'organised and knowledgeableDmitry Pentsov, who specialises in corporate transactions involving Russian companies, commercial partner Jérôme de Montmollin , who provides 'clear' advice', and 'very good' B-corporations expert Julie Wynne.

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Leading firms: French-speaking Switzerland

Within: Leading firms: French-speaking Switzerland

Froriep's Geneva-based team covers banking, corporate, sports and private client law. Jean-Luc Herbez, Jérôme de Montmollin, Jean Marguerat, Julie Wynne and Dmitry Pentsov are well-known partners.

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