SergePannatier

Serge Pannatier

Associate
Baker & McKenzie Geneva

Biography

Serge Pannatier worked as a trade negotiator with the Swiss Federal Administration before joining Baker McKenzie. Mr. Pannatier currently serves as head of the Employment Law and the WTO and International Trade practice groups in Geneva, and is a member of the Steering Committee of the Firm's International Trade Compliance and Customs Practice Group. In addition to working for the Firm, he is also a faculty member of the World Trade Institute of the University of Berne (Switzerland).

 

Practice Focus

Serge Pannatier is a key member of the Employment Law and the WTO and International Trade practice groups in Geneva, and is a member of the Steering Committee of the Firm's International Trade Compliance and Customs Practice Group. He regularly advises multinational companies and governmental clients on a broad range of employment and international trade-related issues.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Advised Alcon Pharmaceuticals Ltd with respect to the employment issues raised by the restructuring of its Swiss activities.

     

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Geneva Bar Association
  • Swiss Bar Association
  • Swiss Branch of the European Law Students Association - Founding Member

Admissions

  • Geneva~Switzerland (1999)

Education

  • University of Neuchâtel (Dr. jur.) (1994)
  • University of Neuchâtel (Licence en droit) (1990)

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • German