Hikmat Maleh

Partner, Co-Head of Investigations
Attorney at Law, LL.M.

Hikmat Maleh is a criminal and commercial litigator. He is notably recognized for his work in white-collar crime, asset recovery and investigations. Hikmat Maleh represents clients before Swiss courts in complex litigation, with a focus on multi-jurisdictional proceedings arising out of financial sector disputes. He co-heads the Investigations practice group in Geneva and is recommended in the national and global editions of Who's Who Legal's "Business Crime Defense" guides.

Hikmat Maleh is the Hiring Partner at Lenz & Staehelin Geneva and Lausanne.

Practice Area
Commercial Litigation, Criminal Litigation, Employment Litigation, Public International Law, International Criminal Law, Investigations, Sanctions
French, English, German, Arabic
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A favourite among peers and clients, who laud him as "one of the brightest minds we have come across"
Who's Who Legal 2022
One of the best minds in the space
Who's Who Legal 2022
Profound expertise in commercial and criminal litigation
Who's Who Legal 2021
Excellent technical skills and has the ability to turn complex legal analysis into concise practical advice
Who's Who Legal, 2021
Highly esteemed for his in-depth knowledge of domestic and international criminal law
Who's Who Legal, 2020