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全球监管环境领导者论坛 Regulatory Environment
Global Leaders Forum (Online)
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不可抗力全球在线论坛:法律专家对话行业领袖 Force Majeure Global Online Forum
Legal Experts Meet Industry Leaders
June 26 (Friday), 2020 Registration
瑞中法律协会数字化仲裁全球在线论坛 SCLA Digital Arbitration Forum
Global Online Forum
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"仲裁中的第三方资助问题”全球在线论坛 Third Party Funding in Arbitration
Global Online Forum
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瑞中首届国际运动仲裁在线论坛 Chinese Swiss International Sports
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A Globalfor Swiss and Chinese Lawyers

A Globalfor Swiss and Chinese Lawyers

Welcome to SCLA .

SCLA is a Swiss based global not-for profit organization. Based in Geneva,Switzerland,SCLA is providing assistance to the legal community in China and Switzerland, and through its global membership we are influencing the development of legal collaboration between countries and shaping the future of the legal profession.


Member of Committee

Laura Devin Committee Member of SCLA We are providing assistance to the legal community in China and Switzerland, and through its global membership we are influencing the development of legal collaboration between countries and shaping the future of the legal profession. Eric Fiechter Former Deputy Judge at the Court of Justice in Geneva
Director of Asbs Pte Ltd in Singapore
Lawyers in Switzerland and in China working together should be able to help governments and private entities to overcome differences, will be able to contribute to the development of new solutions for the benefit of our clients, in our respective countries, and beyond, without forgetting what the Romans had already stated so clearly: “ius est ars boni et aequi”. Read More
Peter Galli Advokaturbüro Dr. iur. Peter Galli The goal of the SCLA is to promote mutual understanding for legal procedures and decisions in China and Switzerland based on the rule of law in both countries. This legal association may contribute to peace and prosperity. The Chinese BRI-initiative provides a good basis for such cooperation. Sulekha Agarwal Master at Graduate Institute The workshops provided by SCLA are very insightful. The instructors are very inclusive in their approach. It helped me gain a great overview of the the Chinese legal system. Philippe Preti Partner at Mentha It is such stimulating to have the opportunity to exchange views on legal issues with such a group of bright and open minds from diverse legal backgrounds.
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A Global Voice for Chinese and Swiss Lawyers .

SCLA aims to promote Sino-Swiss legal exchanges and mutual understanding between practitioners and academics in both public and private sectors to develop collaboration between Switzerland and China.In order to endeavor our purpose, we promote and organize information exchanges among practitioners, academics  public and private institutions such as law firms and any other organizations;We support research activities in accordance with the purposes of the Association and so on.

About Us



New Chinese Foreign Investment Law: New Opportunities?

SCLA brings Lukas Zuest (Partner, Head of Vischer China desk), Von Wunschheim Clarisse (invited, Partner, and head of the China Desk of Altenburger), Tianze Zhang (Consultant in United Nations, Lawyer in AllBright Law Office),Prof. Dr. Bo Yi (Associate Professor at Southeast University), Dr. Demi Feng (Partner of B&D Law Firm) and Lyon Dong (Partner | Head of the Cross-Border Transaction Department) to discuss 
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SCLA lawyers offer their legal expertise in even the most specialized aspects of Chinese and Switzerland Law,with utmost commitment and professionalism.This is why they represent such a wide variety of interest groups.

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Every individual, and every legal entity, including private or public institution,who supports our aim, may apply tobecome a member of the Association, irrespective of residency.


Clarence Peter lic. iur., Attorney at Law,
Senior Partner at Kellerhals Carrard
Clarence Peter is senior partner at Kellerhals Garrard He is a trusted advisor to multiple national and international firms and investment funds with a focus on new technologies and med-tech. As such, Clarence Peter developed a large experience in assisting his commercial clients at all stages of their development including litigation, cross-border transactions and M&A. He is an Entrepreneur, dedicated to the value creation. More
Eric Fiechter Former Deputy Judge at the Geneva Court of Appeals
Director of ASBS Pte Ltd Singapore
Eric W. Fiechter graduated from the Geneva Law School in 1973 and, after one year of postgraduate research at the University of Basle, he obtained his master degree from New York University in 1975. He was admitted to the Geneva Bar in 1977, after having practiced law for one year in New York at Serko & Simon and at what has become Fox Horan & Camerini, LLP. He practiced under the banner of Secretan Troyanov™ from 1979 until 2011. Eric W. Fiechter was Deputy Judge at the Geneva Court of Appeals since 1997.He is currently working as the director of ASBS Pte Ltd in Singapore. More
Jiayun Shen Swiss Post & École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne
Philippe von Bredow Associate
Fontanet & Associes
Philippe von Bredow is mainly active in Swiss and foreign small and medium-sized companies, and supports their legal needs as well as those of their bodies and shareholders. He represents his clients in court in civil, administrative, criminal and arbitration litigation. He also practices financial law and conducts training seminars on the fight against money laundering for the Swiss Association of Asset Managers, of which he is a member of the management of the self-regulatory body. Philippe practices at the Geneva Bar since 1992. More
Felix Neri Associate
Felix Neri is an associate in VSZ Law Firm since February 2013 and is active in both court litigation and international arbitration. He represents and advises clients in domestic and cross-border proceedings. His fields of activities cover all forms of commercial disputes and extend notably to the areas of commercial law, white-collar crime law, international mutual assistance in criminal matters and asset tracing, freezing and recovery. More
Tianze Zhang Attorney at Allbright Law
Consultant at United Nations Office of Geneva
Tianze Zhang works as a lawyer in Allbright Law Office (Shenzhen & London). Meanwhile, he works as a project based consultant in United Nations Office of Geneva, focusing on Public and Private International Law. He is the founder as well as the current president of International Law and Technology Interoperability Association(ILTIA) to explore the future of legal profession. More
Laura Devin Director
Bona Fide Business Switzerland
Laura’s commitment to supporting various projects led her to the exercise of a political mandate with the communities of Le Genevois and then joining the ‘En Marche’ movement to lead the 2017 legislative campaign as a candidate.Joining Bona Fide Business and its dynamic team allows Laura today to build on her experiences, her network and to bring together the creative energies of companies in order to seize your opportunities. More
Rocco Rondi Partner
BMG Avocats Genève
Rocco Rondi assists the Swiss and international clients of the Firm in relation to civil and criminal litigation, as well as in arbitration proceedings. He has extensive experience in complex cross-border litigation, in particular in commercial, banking and financial disputes and in enforcing foreign judgments and awards. Rocco further practices debt enforcement and bankruptcy law, as well as labour law. He works in English, French, German and Italian. More
Peter Galli Partner
Advokaturbüro Dr. iur. Peter Galli
Since 1996, Peter Galli has been a regular lecturer (primarily on procurement issues) by invitation of scientific and business organizations as well as other bodies. He was also a part-time judge at the Zurich Federal Tax Appeals Committee (“Zürcher Bundessteuer-Rekurskommission”) from 1990-2001. During 1996-2006, he was appointed as a part-time judge in the Federal Appeals Committee for Public Procurement ("Eidg. Rekurskommission für das öffentliche Beschaffungswesen"). More
Nicolas C. Herren Partner
Pestalozzi Attorneys at Law
Nicolas C. Herren is a partner and a member of the Litigation & Arbitration group in Geneva. He specializes in national and cross-border banking/commercial disputes, in particular stemming out of contractual and regulatory issues. His activity covers also enforcement proceedings such as complex cross-border bankruptcies or recognition of foreign judgments. In addition, he has a broad experience in white collar crime and international mutual assistance in criminal and administrative matters. More
Roger Bischof Partner
Bonnard Lawson
Roger is dually-qualified as a lawyer and chartered certified accountant. He is a member of the board of Swiss Chinese Chamber of Commerce (SwissCham). Prior to joining Bonnard Lawson as a partner, he was an associate at Baker McKenzie in Singapore and Zurich as well as a senior consultant corporate finance and senior auditor at big4 accounting firm Deloitte in Geneva. Roger focuses his practice primarily on cross-border restructurings and insolvencies, market entry advice, foreign investment into China, Chinese outward investment, international business structuring, inbound and outbound M&A, PE and VC. More
Philippe Preti Partner
Mentha Avocats
Philippe Preti is a lawyer in Geneva. He practices Swiss and international litigation, international arbitration (counsel or arbitrator), commercial law, banking law, international trade. More
Luka Groselj International Arbitration Associate
Schellenberg Wittmer
Luka is a Swiss-qualified lawyer in Schellenberg Wittmer's International Arbitration Group in Geneva, Switzerland. With a strong interest in Hong Kong and the Greater China region, Luka serves on the Committee of the Asia-Pacific Forum for International Arbitration (AFIA) as European Representative and as Switzerland Regional Ambassador for HK45, the group of young arbitration practitioners within the Hong Kong Arbitration Centre (HKIAC). In these roles, Luka is at the forefront of the legal developments in Switzerland and the Greater China region, and provides updates to the legal communities in these jurisdictions. His initiatives aim at building connections and facilitating exchanges between Greater China and Switzerland and have recently included: (1) The organization of an event with InvestHK, Hong Kong's agency responsible for foreign direct investment, to promote arbitration with a focus on emerging markets and the challenges for dispute resolution arising out of China's Belt and Road Initiative; and (2) Participation in the 3rd Belt and Road Davos Forum during the World Economic Forum. On that occasion, Luka also spoke at the Caspian Week on international sanctions risks in the Caspian region. administrative matters. More