Mr Michael Biot > FBT Attorneys-at-Law > Geneva, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

FBT Attorneys-at-Law
RUE DU 31-DÉCEMBRE 47
CASE POSTALE 6120
1211 GENEVA 6
Switzerland
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Work Department

Litigation and Arbitration Law.

Position

Partner and member of the Litigation & Arbitration Group.

Michael Biot’s fields of activities cover all forms of commercial disputes, notably in the financial sector. He is also active in the areas of insolvency law and employment disputes.

Career

2014 – Partner, FBT avocats SA, Geneva
2007-2013 – Associate, FBT Avocats SA, Geneva
2006 – Associate, Flemming Zulack Williamson Zauderer LLP, New York
2003-2005 – Associate, Fasel Bochatay Tsimaratos, Geneva

Languages

French, English.

Memberships

Geneva Bar Association Swiss Bar Association.

Education

2012 – Admission to the Roll of Sollicitors (non-practising), England and Wales
2009 – Swiss certified Social Insurance Specialist, Bern
2007 – Admission to the New York Bar
2005-2006 – LL.M., New York University School of Law
2002 – Admission to the Geneva Bar
1996-2000 – Law degree, University of Geneva

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Dispute resolution: litigation

FBT Attorneys-at-Law is best known for its experience in Swiss and international banking litigation, while also covering the commercial, insolvency, employment, insurance, real estate and criminal practice areas. In a new highlight, Michael Biot represents several investors in their civil and criminal claims concerning the alleged Ponzi scheme of an asset management company. Serge Fasel continues to act for a Swiss bank in the recovery of amounts paid as taxes on the assets of British customers.