Rossella Dressi Petrini

Rossella Dressi Petrini

lic. iur., Attorney at Law

Via Canova 15
CH-6901 Lugano

Tel +41 58 200 31 00

Fax +41 58 200 31 11


Sabrina Grandi

Rossella Dressi Petrini is active in the LegalTech and financial fields. She provides advice in the field of new technologies and assists clients in the management of Initial Coin Offering, in the use of cryptocurrencies and tokens in business activities, in the introduction of processes for the identification of online customers and in the request for authorizations for FinTech and financial companies. She also assists clients in the regulatory, compliance and financial banking law fields, representing clients before the authorities.

Practice areas
  • Initial Coin Offering
  • FINMA application for FinTech and Finance
  • Regulatory consultancy
  • Banking and financial law
  • Compliance
  • Company law
Practice groups
  • Compliance, white collar crime
  • Financial services

1994: Notary exam
1992: Bar exam
1985-1990: lic. iur., University of Fribourg

Experience / Career
  • since 2018: Attorney at Law, Kellerhals Carrard Lugano SA, Lugano
  • 2015-2018: Senior manager at KPMG SA Lugano, legal department
  • 2012-2014: Lawyer at a law firm in Lugano
  • 1997-2012: Lawyer at Legal & Compliance, Credit Suisse SA, Lugano
  • 1994-1997: Lawyer at the legal department of Banca Popolare Svizzera, Lugano
  • 1993: Notarial practice at the Registries Office, Bellinzona
  • 1990-1992: Legal practice
  • Italian
  • German
  • French