Bénédict Foëx

Bénédict Foëx is Of Counsel in Schellenberg Wittmer's Banking and Finance Group in Geneva. His main areas of practice are secured transactions, real estate and property law, in which fields he regularly advises and renders legal opinions to clients.


Professional Experience
Of Counsel at Schellenberg Wittmer
Associate and Partner in law firms in Geneva
Education and Admission
Bar Admission in Switzerland
Dr. iur., in Law, University of Geneva
lic. iur., University of Geneva
Additional Professional Activities
  • Numerous publications in the areas of property law and secured transactions as well as on banking and insolvency issues
  • He is a professor at the University of Geneva Faculty of Law where he teaches property law and secured transactions
  • President, Geneva Bar exam commission
  • Swiss delegate to Uncitral Working Group VI on Security Interests
  • Former President, Swiss Society of Jurists

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