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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

Sébastien Bettschart

Tel:
Work +41 58 2588600
Email:
Web:
www.obersonabels.com
Oberson Abels Ltd

Work Department

Corporate and M&A, Contracts and commercial, Banking & finance.

Position

Sébastien Bettschart is a specialist in the field of M&A, corporate and contract law, as well as banking law. Sébastien Bettschart advises all kinds of industries, including financial institutions, on international and local commercial transactions, as well as on financings and acquisitions. Sébastien Bettschart drafted numerous publications in the field of corporate, banking and financing law. He regularly lectures on commercial law (e.g. corporate law for the bar preparation course at the University of Geneva; corporate and restructuring law at the University of Fribourg).

Career

Founding Partner of OBERSON ABELS SA (since 2016) and ABELS Avocats (2009-2016); Partner (since 2007), Tavernier Tschanz (since 1999). Admission to the Geneva Bar (2001, ranked first).

Languages

French, English, German.

Education

LL.M., New York University (2005); Ph.D, University of Lausanne (2000); M.Law, University of Lausanne and St. Gallen (1995). Research assistant to Professor Dessemontet, CEDIDAC – University of Lausanne (1994 – 1998).


Switzerland

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Active in both the French- and German-speaking parts of Switzerland, boutique firm Oberson Abels Ltd provides corporate advice, handles contract negotiations and transactions for clients in regulated industries such as banking, energy and technology. Corporate and finance expert Sébastien Bettschart leads the team together with M&A specialist Stefan Eberhard.

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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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