Laure Baumann Counsel
Attorney at Law, LL.M.

Laure Baumann


Attorney at Law, LL.M.

+41 58 450 70 00


Route de Chêne 30

CH-1211 Geneva

  • Expertise

    Laure Baumann is a counsel based at our Geneva office where, as a member of the Employment, Pensions and Immigration group, she specialises in immigration law. Laure advises both individuals and companies in the area of Swiss work and/or residence permit applications, focusing on the transfer or secondment of executives, first employment, internship, studies and family reunification. She also represents clients in contentious immigration law proceedings and advises individuals over their applications for settlement permits and naturalisation.

  • Specialist Areas

    Immigration and Administrative Law, Corporate, Private Clients
  • Practices

  • Professional Experience and Education

    and Education

    2023Counsel at Lenz & Staehelin
    2019Senior Manager in one of the four largest accounting firms (Big Four)
    2017Senior Associate at a Geneva business law firm
    2013Associate at Lenz & Staehelin
    2019University of Geneva, Bern and Neuchâtel (CAS in Migration Law)
    2019Queen Mary University of London (LL.M in Immigration Law)
    2013Admission to Geneva Bar
    2011University of Geneva (MLaw in Civil and Criminal Law)
    2009University of Geneva (BLaw)
  • Languages

    French, English
  • Memberships

    Geneva Bar Association (OdA), Swiss Bar Association (FSA), European Immigration Lawyers Network (EILN)

    • Baumann Laure, The Corporate Immigration Review 2023 - Switzerland, in: The Law Reviews, 13th edition, June 2023, 166-175
    • Baumann L., The Corporate Immigration Review 2016 - Switzerland, in: The Law Reviews, 6th Edition, London 2016, 301-309
  • Contact Details

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