Isy Isaac Sakkal Associate
Attorney at Law, LL.M.

Isy Isaac Sakkal

Attorney at Law, LL.M.
+41 58 450 70 00
Route de Chêne 30
CH-1211 Geneva
  • Expertise

    Isy Isaac Sakkal is a senior associate at our Geneva office and a member of the Banking and Finance group. His main areas of practice include banking and finance, commercial and contractual matters.

  • Practices

  • Professional Experience and Education

    and Education

    2017 Associate at Lenz & Staehelin
    2014-15 Specialist Attorney at FINMA (Enforcement Division)
    2012 University of Geneva (research and teaching assistant)
    2018 Admission to New York Bar
    2017 University of California, Berkeley (LL.M., Business Law Certificate)
    2012 University of Geneva and Sydney (MLaw in Business Law)
    2010 University of Geneva and Zurich (BLaw)
  • Specialist Areas

    Banking and Finance, Commercial and Contracts, Corporate and M&A
  • Languages

    French, English, German
  • Memberships

    Swiss Bar Association (SBA), Geneva Bar Association (OdA), Geneva Association of Business Lawyers (AGDA), Willem C. Vis Moot Alumni Association (MAA), Cal Alumni Association, UC Berkeley

    • Hünerwadel P., du Pasquier S., Tranchet M., Sakkal I., Banking Regulation 2024 - Switzerland, in: Lexology Panoramic, March 2024
    • du Pasquier S., Sakkal I., The Asset Management Review 2023 - Switzerland, in: The Law Reviews, 12th edition, September 2023
    • du Pasquier S., Sakkal I., Public Investment Funds 2023 - Switzerland, in: International Comparative Legal Guides, 6th edition, April 2023, 108-115
    • du Pasquier S., Sakkal I., Family offices - Impact de la nouvelle réglementation, in: BSL Banking in Switzerland and Luxembourg, November 2022
    • Ehrsam S., Held L., Generalversammlung ab 2023 - neue Welt oder alles wie bisher?, in: iusNet, September 2022
    • Menoud V., Sakkal I., Commentaire des art. 28-34, in: Richa/Fischer (eds.), Commentaire romand, Loi sur les services financiers, 1st edition, Basel 2022
    • Morscher L., Poskriakov F., Sakkal I., Fintech 2021 - Switzerland, in: Global Legal Insights, 3rd edition, August 2021, 246-255
    • Poskriakov F., Sakkal I., The Private Equity Review 2020 - Fundraising - Switzerland, in: The Law Reviews, 9th edition, May 2020, 205-216
    • du Pasquier S., Sakkal I., LEFin - LSFin: L'avocat dans le viseur, in: Revue de l'avocat, 4/2020, 158-163
    • Antreasyan S., Sakkal I., Le «card sharing» en droit suisse, in: sic! 3/2013, 131
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