Admitted to the Geneva Bar in 1975
• Geneva Bar Association
• Swiss Bar Association
• International Bar Association
• ASA – Swiss Arbitration Association
• Geneva Association of Buisiness Law
French, English, German, Swiss-German, Italian, Vietnamese, Spanish and Portuguese
Pierre Schifferli is active in both court litigation and international arbitration.
His extensive professional experience allows him to advise and represent clients in complex cross-border litigation, which involve numerous parties and numerous countries as for example, the United Kingdom, the United States, Brazil, the Russian Federation, Nigeria, and the United Arab Emirates.
After being a member of the Geneva Parliament and of the Geneva Constitutional Assembly, he became a deputy Judge at the Geneva Court of Appeal.
His principal fields of activity cover all forms of commercial disputes and extend notably to the areas of white-collar crime, international mutual assistance in criminal matters, international asset recovery, insolvency and bankruptcy, inheritance, as well as commercial law.
His experience as research assistant at the University of Geneva in the fields of Trademarks, Patents and Copyright also allow him to advise clients in intellectual property issues.