Sébastien Fries

Sébastien Fries

lic. iur., Attorney at Law, Partner


Rue François-Bellot 6
CH-1206 Geneva

Tel +41 58 200 32 00

Fax +41 58 200 32 11


Clarence Binder and Victoria Nucciari

clarence.binder@kellerhals-carrard.ch; victoria.nucciari@kellerhals-carrard.ch

Sébastien Fries practices litigation and procedural law at a national and international level. He provides analysis, consulting, drafting of documents and management of procedures and hearings. He deals with procedures relating to international sanctions and fundamental rights, prosecution and receivership, fraud, and various national and international disputes in civil/commercial, banking and financial, criminal and administrative matters. He acts before the cantonal and federal authorities and courts, as well as before the European Court of Human Rights.

Practice areas
  • Litigation and procedural law in criminal, administrative, civil and commercial matters
  • Debt prosecution and bankruptcy
  • Human rights and fundamental rights
Practice groups
  • Construction, real estate and industrial facilities
  • Litigation and insolvency
  • Administrative law
  • 2009: Bar admission, Canton of Geneva
  • 2006: DAS in Law (DEA), University of Geneva
  • 2003: lic. iur. and Certificate in Transnational Law, University of Geneva
Experience / Career
  • since 2019: Partner at Kellerhals Carrard, Geneva
  • 2016-2018: Partner, de Pfyffer|Avocats
  • 2006-2016: Trainee Attorney then associate, de Pfyffer|Avocats
  • 2003-2006: Assistant at the Department of Constitutional Law, University of Geneva
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Swiss Federation of Lawyers (SVA/FSA)
  • Geneva Bar Association