Lara Alec is an associate in the Corporate and M&A group of Lenz & Staehelin in Geneva. She works primarily in the fields of mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, venture capital and private equity and also advises clients on corporate and contractual law relating to all types of commercial affairs. Her roles as in-house counsel at the headquarters of listed multinationals in the German and French-speaking regions of Switzerland account for her deep understanding of the in-house legal practice, corporate governance and of international transactions. Lara Alec works fluently in French, English and German and has a good level in Italian. Before joining Lenz & Staehelin, she worked in the Zurich office of a large Swiss business law firm.