Frédérique Flournoy

Frédérique Flournoy

lic .iur., LL.M., Attorney at Law, Partner

frederique.flournoy@kellerhals-carrard.ch

Rue François-Bellot 6
CH-1206 Geneva

Tel +41 58 200 32 00

Fax +41 58 200 32 11

Assistant:

Sonia Pelletier and Alexandra Moeri

sonia.pelletier@kellerhals-carrard.ch; alexandra.moeri@kellerhals-carrard.ch


Born in Geneva on October 19, 1967.
Honorary president of the Geneva Society for the Protection of Animals

 

Experienced in banking and contractual matters, as well as in the area of inheritance planning and trusts and estates, Frédérique Flournoy is in charge of the firm's financial intermediation obligations (LBA). Specialised in the protection of animals, she also provides legal consulting services to charitable organisations.


Practice areas
  • Civil proceedings and private international law
  • Family and estate law
  • Negotiation and drafting of contracts
  • Banking law and practice
  • Criminal financial law and anti-money laundering
  • Law concerning trusts, foundations and estate planning
  • Immigration law
  • Protection of animals
Practice groups
  • Compliance, white collar crime
  • Private clients
Education
  • 1989: LL.M. International Business Law, London School of Economics
  • 1991: Bar admission, Geneva
  • 1988: lic. iur., University of Geneva
  • 1985: Secondary school diploma (baccalaureate) specialised in science, Collège de Genève
Experience / Career
  • since 2019: Partner at Kellerhals Carrard, Geneva
  • 2007-2018: Partner at de Pfyffer|Avocats, Geneva
  • 1992-2006: Associate at de Pfyffer|Avocats, Geneva
  • 1989-1991: Trainee Attorney at de Pfyffer|Avocats, Geneva
Languages
  • French
  • English
Memberships
  • Geneva Bar Association
Further activities
  • 2005-2010: Instructor of a course on Law for Canine Educators in the Canton of Geneva, as part of continuous education
  • 2005-2010: Member of the Cantonal Commission of Consultation on the management of dogs, appointed by the State Council of Geneva
  • since 2011: Member of the Cantonal Commission of Consultation for the protection of animals, appointed by the State Council of Geneva
  • 1999-2004: Member of the working group Dogs, mandated by the Department of the Interior, Agriculture and the Environment, to establish cantonal draft legislation and regulation on dogs
  • 1997-2004: Instructor of a course on Law for Animal Caretakers, as part of continuous education for animal caretakers
  • 1998/1999 then 2000-2011: President of the Geneva Society for the Protection of Animals
  • 1994-2011: Member of the Committee of the Geneva Society for the Protection of Animals
  • 1990-1992: Member of the Committee of the Junior Bar Association and of the Geneva Bar Association
Board memberships
  • since 2010: Board member of the Helpeducation Foundation
  • since 2000: Board member of the Foundation of the Geneva Society for the Protection of Animals
Publications and presentations
  • Contribution à la section "Suisse" dans "Setting up a business in..." Sweet & Maxwell, 1995

  • "Le devoir de renseignements des banques envers les héritiers", Mémoire de licence, 1988

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