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Oberson Abels Ltd

20 RUE DE-CANDOLLE, 1205 GENEVA, SWITZERLAND
Tel:
Work +41 58 258 88 88
Fax:
Fax +41 58 258 88 89
Web:
www.obersonabels.com
Geneva, Lausanne, Neuchatel, Sion

Philipp Fischer

Tel:
Work +41 58 2588888
Email:
Web:
www.obersonabels.com
Oberson Abels Ltd

Work Department

Banking & finance, Investment funds, Capital markets, Pension funds

Position

Philipp Fischer specializes in banking and finance law, corporate law and data protection law. Philipp Fischer advises a number of Swiss and international financial institutions, including banks, broker dealers, fund managers and pension funds.

Career

Founding Partner of OBERSON ABELS SA (since 2016). Partner of ABELS Avocats (2014 - 2016); Senior Associate, Lenz & Staehelin, Geneva and Zurich (2004 – 2014); Associate (Visiting Lawyer Program), Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, New York (2009 – 2010). Admission to the New York Bar (2009) and Geneva Bar (2007).

Languages

English, German, French

Member

Harvard Law School Association of Europe (Board member) / Commission for Continuing Legal Education of the Geneva Bar Association (Chairman) / Geneva Bar Exam Commission (Member)

Education

LL.M., Harvard Law School (2009); M.Law, Universities of Geneva and Zurich (2004).


Switzerland

Banking and finance: Geneva

Within: Banking and finance: Geneva

Oberson Abels Ltd specialises in national and cross-border regulatory matters, FINMA licensing and financial contracts. In a recent highlight, Antoine Amiguet assisted a Swiss foundation with the set-up of a collective investment scheme, while Philipp Fischer advised a major Swiss bank on regulatory, contractual and data protection issues related to the implementation of multiple outsourcing projects.

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Leading firms: French-speaking Switzerland

Within: Leading firms: French-speaking Switzerland

Oberson Abels Ltd is renowned for its broad tax practice, led by Xavier Oberson and Pierre-Marie Glauser. Other areas of expertise include banking and finance, where partners Antoine Amiguet and Philipp Fischer are the key names, and corporate, where Sébastien Bettschart and Stefan Eberhard are at the fore.

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