Eric Fiechter

  • Of Counsel

  • Attorney at Law, M.C.J.

  • Former Deputy Judge at the Geneva Court of Appeals

Languages

English, (Swiss-)German, French

Contact details

Expertise

Banking and Finance

Eric Fiechter advises private clients and corporations investing in or through Switzerland. He advises several foreign banks and financial companies in Switzerland and is a member of their Boards of Directors. He regularly advises clients who are interested in using Singapore as a business hub and generally facilitates European-Asian business exchanges.

Private Clients

Eric Fiechter assists high net worth individuals with estate planning issues.

Litigation and Arbitration

Eric Fiechter serves advisor and as party appointed arbitrator in a number of international arbitration proceedings including under ICC rules as well as under the Swiss Rules. Eric Fiechter also acts as mediator, in particular in the context of international commercial disputes.

Education

1975

New York University School of Law, Institute of Comparative Jurisprudence, USA, M.C.J.

1974

University of Basel, School of Law

1973

University of Geneva, Licence en droit

Professional Experience

2012

Joined Des Gouttes & Associés

1979-2011

Partner, Secretan Troyanov, Geneva

1976-1978

Associate, Des Gouttes & Oltramare, Geneva

1975-1976

Associate, Serko & Simon and Fox Horan & Camerini LLP, New York

Other Activities

2013

Managing Director of ASBS Pte Ltd.

Practice Areas

Memberships

  • Geneva Bar Association (OdA)
  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV)
  • ASA Swiss Arbitration Association
  • Associations SIArb Singapore Institute of Arbitration
  • STA Singapore Trustee Association

Extended Profile

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