Fedor Poskriakov

Attorney at Law

Fedor Poskriakov is a partner at Lenz & Staehelin in the Banking and Finance group in Geneva and specializes in banking, securities and finance law with a focus on Fintech. He regularly advises on various regulatory, contractual and corporate matters. His practice covers banking, investment management and alternative investments, including private equity and hedge funds. He also advises on complex asset structuring and protection for business and private assets. His other practice areas include compliance advisory, internal investigations and private clients.

Fedor Poskriakov co-heads the Geneva FinTech practice and is the secretary general of the Capital Markets and Technology Association (CMTA). He has developed expertise in advising on new technologies, including distributed ledger (and blockchain), as well as novel FinTech business models.

Fedor Poskriakov is a frequent speaker on Swiss financial market regulation at domestic and international events.

Practice Area
Banking and Finance, Investment Management, Collective Investment Schemes, Corporate and M&A, Commercial and Contracts, Investigations, Private Clients
Russian, French, English
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Has an international view and understanding. Above all else, he is passionate about the topic and able to understand the underlying technologies (which is very rare among lawyers) which makes his advice even more useful.
Legal 500, 2020
Masterful ability to navigate through complex technological aspects of Fintech projects
Who's Who Legal, 2020
He is very knowledgeable and able to propose outside the box solutions.
Legal 500, 2020
Great understanding of the blockchain technology itself, combined with his concrete experience in translating this into practice
Chambers, 2019
Impressive expertise in the Fintech space
Who's Who Legal, 2019
Sophisticated expertise in banking transactions and regulatory matters
Who's Who Legal, 2018