Bernard Lachenal, LL.M.
Bernard Lachenal, LL.M.

Bernard Lachenal, LL.M.

Of Counsel, Geneva

65 rue du Rhône | Case Postale 3199 | CH-1211 Geneva 3 | Switzerland
65 rue du Rhône | Case Postale 3199 | CH-1211 Geneva 3 | Switzerland
T +41 58 552 03 93
bernard.lachenal@mll-legal.com

Profile

Bernard Lachenal is a member of  MLL Legal’s Dispute Resolution practice group in Geneva. He is specialized in Swiss and international dispute resolution in relation to private banking and private clients.

He acts on behalf of private and institutional clients before State courts and arbitration panels in complex proceedings with international ramifications. He also acts as Director of various multinational companies in Switzerland and as Vice-Chairman of Banque Piguet Galland & Cie SA.




Industry Groups


Rankings & Awards

Leaders League 2022Best Lawyers
  • Bernard Lachenal is ranked by Leaders League in Banking & Finance Litigation and Commercial Litigation, Switzerland 2022
  • “Bernard Lachenal is the key practitioner in banking and finance” – The Legal 500, Banking & Finance, 2019

Deals & Cases

  • Advised Lenders on a US$ 122 million Gold Mine Financing Project in Republic of Guinea

Education & Admission

  • UC Berkeley School of Law, Master of Laws (1977)
  • Admitted to the bar in Switzerland (1975)
  • University of Geneva, lic. iur. (1972)

Memberships and public offices

  • Founding member of the Geneva Branch of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)
  • Member of various other national and international associations

Languages

  • French
  • English
  • German

“Bernard Lachenal is the key practitioner in banking and finance”

The Legal 500, Banking & Finance, 2019