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Lenz & Staehelin

ROUTE DE CHĂŠNE 30, 1211 GENEVA 6, SWITZERLAND
Tel:
Work +41 58 450 70 00
Fax:
Fax +41 58 450 70 01
Email:
Web:
www.lenzstaehelin.com
Geneva, Lausanne, Zurich

Shelby R. du Pasquier

Tel:
Work +41 58 450 70 00
Email:
Web:
www.lenzstaehelin.com
Lenz & Staehelin

Work Department

Banking and Finance, Investment Funds, Corporate and M&A, Private Clients, Investigations.

Position

Shelby R. du Pasquier is considered as a leading lawyer in banking and financial services in Switzerland. He is the co- head of the Banking and Finance group of Lenz & Staehelin in Geneva. Shelby R. du Pasquier advises a number of Swiss and international financial institutions, as well as Swiss and offshore private equity, hedge funds and fund managers. He is a frequent speaker at professional conferences on banking and financial law issues, as well as investment funds. Shelby R. du Pasquier is a board member of the Swiss National Bank.

Career

Admission to Geneva Bar (1986), Associate at Lenz & Staehelin (1988), Admission to New York Bar (1989), Partner at Lenz & Staehelin (1994).

Languages

French, English, German, Spanish.

Member

International Bar Association (IBA), Swiss Bar Association (SAV), Geneva Bar Association (OdA), admitted as an expert to the SIX Swiss Exchange for Listing Purposes.

Education

University of Geneva (lic. es sciences commerciales et industrielles 1981), University of Geneva (lic. iur. 1983), Columbia University School of Law, New York City (LL.M. 1988).


Switzerland

Banking and finance: Geneva

Within: Leading individuals

Shelby du Pasquier - Lenz & Staehelin

Within: Banking and finance: Geneva

The sizeable team at 'dynamic' and 'highly professional firm' Lenz & Staehelin is renowned for its regulatory and transactional expertise provided to clients such as Banque Pictet & Cie, Credit Suisse and J.P. Morgan, as well as its 'strong ties with international peers'. Investment management partner François Rayroux advised Paris-based Amundi Asset Management on the merger of 33 exchange traded funds, while Swissquote banking group instructed fintech specialist Fedor Poskriakov on all contractual and regulatory aspects concerning bitcoin trading. Financing expert David Ledermann, the 'hands-on and pragmatic' Olivier Stahler and 'pre-eminent lawyer' Shelby du Pasquier  are among the key practitioners.

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Leading firms: French-speaking Switzerland

Within: Leading firms: French-speaking Switzerland

Geneva- and Lausanne-based firm Lenz & Staehelin receives major recognition for its banking expertise, alongside its outstanding strength in capital markets, private client matters, tax, real estate, sports law and dispute resolution. Key lawyers include Shelby Du Pasquier, Olivier Stahler, François Rayroux, Lucien Masmejan, Andreas Rötheli, Jean-Blaise Eckert, Benoît Merkt and Xavier Favre-Bulle.

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