Olivier Stahler

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

Olivier Stahler specializes in banking and finance law. He acts for a broad range of Swiss and foreign financial institutions, including banks, insurance companies and fund managers, as well as commodities traders and industrial groups. His work includes regulatory advice in the context of the granting of licences for banks, securities houses and collective investment schemes by the Swiss financial market supervisory authority. Olivier Stahler is also involved in the structuring of financial products, and in particular private equity funds and hedge funds. Further, Olivier Stahler acts for financial institutions and corporate borrowers both in domestic and international financing transactions. He is a frequent speaker at professional conferences on banking and financial law issues, as well as investment funds.

Considered a leading individual by The Legal 500 and recognized as Swiss Lawyer of the year in Investment Management by Who's Who Legal in 2019, Olivier Stahler has been named exclusive recipient of the International Law Office (ILO) 2020 Client Choice Award for Banking in Switzerland. He has been named Lawyer of the year for his work in Investments Funds in Geneva by Best Lawyers for 2020.

Practice Area
Banking and Finance, Investment Products, Financial Services, Private Equity, Corporate and M&A
French, English
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Highly responsive and eminently practical in his guidance
Chambers, 2021
Seeks to understand our objectives and then proposes effective solutions
Chambers, 2021
Exceptional technical skills and draws praise for his in-depth expertise in investment fund vehicles
Who's Who Legal, 2021
Pragmatic approach, detailed knowledge of the regulations and laws but practical guidance on the various aspects
Legal 500, 2021
Visionary approach when dealing with more strategic issues
Who's Who Legal, 2020
Great ability to understand complex business issues and revert with structured and excellent legal advice
ILO 2020