Kate Geary

Kate Geary

lic. iur., of Counsel
DAS in family mediation

kate.geary@kellerhals-carrard.ch

Via Luigi Canonica 5
P.O. Box 6280
CH-6901 Lugano

Tel +41 58 200 31 00

Fax +41 58 200 31 11

Assistant:

Gisella Cedro

gisella.cedro@kellerhals-carrard.ch


Kate Geary practices in the area of international arbitration (ICC and Swiss Rules). She is also experienced in the area of inheritance law with an international dimension.


Practice areas
  • Arbitration and mediation
  • Civil law
Education
  • 2013: DAS in family mediation, University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Italian Switzerland (SUPSI)
  • 1978: lic. iur., special mention in Swiss law, University of Lausanne
Experience / Career
  • as of September 2017: Counsel, Kellerhals Carrard Lugano SA, Lugano
  • 1996-2017: Counsel, PSMLaw SA, Lugano
  • 1989-1996: Independent legal counsel 
  • 1979-1989: Legal Division, Banca del Gottardo, Lugano
Languages
  • Italian
  • English
  • French
Memberships
  • Swiss Federation of Mediation Associations (SDM-FSM) 
  • Mediation Association of Ticino (ATME)
  • Swiss Criminal Law Association