Clarence Peter

Clarence Peter

lic. iur., Attorney at Law, Partner

clarence.peter@kellerhals-carrard.ch

Rue François-Bellot 6
CH-1206 Geneva

Tel +41 58 200 32 00

Fax +41 58 200 32 11

Assistant:

Corinne Degli Agosti

corinne.degliagosti@kellerhals-carrard.ch


Mr Clarence Peter is senior partner of the firm. He is a trusted advisor to multiple national and international firms and investment funds with a focus on new technologies and med-tech. As such, Clarence Peter developed a large experience in assisting his commercial clients at all stages of their development including litigation, cross-border transactions and M&A. He is an Entrepreneur, dedicated to the value creation.


Practice areas
  • Commercial and contract law
  • Corporate law
  • IP / IT law
  • Corporate governance
Practice groups
  • M&A, capital markets and corporate
  • Startup Desk
Education
  • 1986: Geneva Bar 
  • 1983: Auditor, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.
  • 1982: lic. iur., University of Geneva
Experience / Career
  • from 2019: Partner of Kellerhals Carrard, Geneva
  • 1991-2018: Associate, then Partner of Python, Geneva
  • 1989-1990: Attorney with Shearman & Sterling, Paris
  • 1979: Banking Practice, Dresdner Bank, Frankfurt
Languages
  • French
  • English
  • German
Memberships
  • Geneva Bar Association
  • Swiss Bar Association
Board memberships
  • Caelum FinTech SA / Cell-Caps SA
  • babyIMPULSE SA / MaxiVAX SA
  • Gour Medical SA / SwissInnoPlus Sàrl
  • Maropol SA / Lebrent Immobilien AG
  • Minicap Technology Investment SA
  • Fondation I-WITH.ORG / Fondation Infantia
  • IEM SA / ICE Entertainment SA
  • Reuben Brothers SA
  • Sweet Made SA / Sweet Made Holding SA
Publications and presentations
  • Financing Start-Up Companies in Light of the Rule Governing Overindebtedness - Swiss Code of Obligations Art. 725, in The Challenges of Insolvency Law Reforme in the 21st Century, Schulthess, Zurich 2006, pp. 51-55

  • Insider Trading in Switzerland, Kluwer, Law and Taxation Publishers Deventer, Boston 1992

  1. Download CV