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Nurith Cohen

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Mangeat Attorneys at Law LLC

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Commercial Contracts, Corporate Law and Banking & Financial Law.

Nurith Cohen regularly assists both Swiss and foreign companies, financial institutions and individuals in reviewing or drafting commercial contracts and corporate documents. She assists clients in setting up or reorganising companies as well as in addressing corporate governance and compliance issues.

She also provides advice to financial institutions in banking & finance matters, including in relation to the granting of required authorisations from the Swiss Financial market Supervisory Authority FINMA.

She also advises clients in relation to Data Protection matters and is a Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E) by International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP).


Senior Associates at MANGEAT


Since 2016 Senior Associate, MANGEAT, Geneva

2013 - 2015 Senior Associate, Eversheds Ltd, Geneva

2010 - 2012 Associate, Lenz & Staehelin, Geneva

2009 - 2009 Trainee at Eversheds Ltd, Geneva

2007 - 2008 Trainee at MCP Avocats, Geneva


French, English


Geneva Bar Association, Swiss Bar Association.


Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E), International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) (September 2018)

Certificate of Advanced Studies in Inhouse Counsel, Law Faculty of the University of Zurich (September 2017)

Post graduate studies, Columbia University School of Law, New York (LL.M. 2013)

Law studies at the University of Geneva (admitted to the Geneva Bar in 2009)


Banking and finance: Geneva

Within: Banking and finance: Geneva

With 'unique knowledge of corporate finance matters coupled with thorough understanding of business implications and technological development', Mangeat Attorneys at Law LLC focuses on asset management, anti-money laundering, finance transactions, as well as FINMA authorisations and rulings. Fabien Aepli, who 'masters banking and finance laws and can explain them in simple terms', and senior associate Nurith Cohen acted for Swiss Crypto Advisors on regulatory aspects, including anti-money laundering compliance, for its membership in a Swiss self-regulatory organisation.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Mangeat Attorneys at Law LLC is recommended for having 'in-depth knowledge of commercial and corporate matters, combined with a thorough understanding of business implications and technological development'. M&A, corporate governance matters, reorganisations, compliance, commercial contracts and shareholder agreements form the bulk of its workload, while the banking, real estate and healthcare industries are sector strengths. The 'thorough and innovative' Fabien Aepli heads the practice, which also includes Joël Chevallaz and senior associate Nurith Cohen.

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Healthcare and life sciences

Within: Healthcare and life sciences

'Seasoned in the complex licensing process prevalent in the healthcare sector', Mangeat Attorneys at Law LLC fields 'a solid team of lawyers', who stand out for their 'unique industry knowledge coupled with a thorough understanding of business implications and technological development'. For commercial contract and licence agreements, Fabien Aepli and 'exceptionally reactive, efficient and detail-oriented' senior associate Nurith Cohen are recommended, while senior associate Sara Dousset focuses on disciplinary, civil and criminal disputes involving healthcare and pharmaceutical clients.

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