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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He knows all of the details of a complex area of law.
Chambers, 2020
Great ability to understand complex business issues and revert with structured and excellent legal ad-vice
ILO 2020
He is responsive in the day-to-day and visionary when dealing with more strategic issues.
ILO 2020
He demonstrates a strong capability to assess risks.
ILO 2020
He always spots the tiny issues which are often overlooked by many.
ILO 2020
Valued by his straight-to-the-point approach, he is a trusted legal adviser.
ILO 2020
He consistently combines extremely high technical knowledge with strong business acumen.
Who's Who Legal, 2020