Françoise Martin Antipas

Françoise Martin Antipas

Dr. iur., Attorney at Law
Certified Specialist SBA Labour Law

Place Saint-François 1
CH-1002 Lausanne

Tel +41 58 200 33 00

Fax +41 58 200 33 11


Marianne Lavanchy

Françoise Martin Antipas has in-depth expertise in corporate law and in employment law, which constitute her areas of practice at the law firm. After her Master of Law, she wrote her PhD thesis on family managed limited companies, now published in a second edition. In parallel she has collaborated on a new edition of a compendium on employment law. Françoise Martin Antipas works in a legal advisory capacity in both the fields of corporate and employment law. In particular, she assists parties to employment agreements at all stages in the contractual relationship. In 2016, she obtained the title of Certified Specialist SBA Labour Law.

Practice areas
  • Corporate law
  • Commercial law and contract law
  • Employment law
Practice groups
  • M&A, capital markets and corporate
  • Employment law
  • 2016: Certified Specialist SBA Labour Law
  • 2011: Bar exam, Vaud
  • 2009: Dr. iur., University of Lausanne
  • 2005: lic. iur., University of Lausanne
Experience / Career
  • since October 2011: associate with Kellerhals Carrard, Lausanne
  • 2011: associate with BMP Associés, Lausanne
  • 2009-2011: associate trainee with BMP Associés, Lausanne
  • 2008: ad hoc clerk at the Tribunal d'arrondissement of Lausanne
  • 2005-2008: assistant to Prof. Wyler in employment law, Université de Lausanne
  • 2005-2006: assistant to Prof Kahil-Wolff in insurance law, Université de Lausanne
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Vaud Bar Association (OAV)
  • Swiss Bar Federation (FSA)
  • Jeune Barreau vaudois
Further activities
  • Schulthess, leader of a collection, "Guide pratique des personnes morales et sociétés"
Publications and presentations
  • Droit suisse impératif du contrat de travail international, à paraître dans Panorama III en droit du travail

  • Sociétés anonymes de famille: structure, maintien et optimisation de la détention du capital, Françoise Martin, 2nd edition, Geneva/Zurich/Basel 2013 (1st edition, 2009)

  • Succession dans les sociétés anonymes de famille: aspects choisis, Françoise Martin, in L'Expert-comptable suisse 2012, p. 153 ff

  • Commentary to art. 333 et 333a CO, Jean-Luc Chenaux / Françoise Martin, in Commentaire du contrat de travail, Berne 2013

  • Transfert des actions dans les sociétés anonymes de famille: conventions de blocage entre actionnaires, Françoise Martin, in L'Expert-comptable suisse 2010, p. 376 ff

  • Révision de la LPP: quelques notes introductives, Bettina Kahil-Wolff / Françoise Martin / Emmanuelle Simonin, in Nouveautés en matière de prévoyance professionnelle, Berne 2007, p. 1 ff

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