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Charles Goumaz

Senior Associate

Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd
15bis, rue des Alpes

P.O. Box 2088

1211 Geneva 1

T +41 22 707 8000
F +41 22 707 8001

French, English, German

T +41 22 707 8000
F +41 22 707 8001

Charles Goumaz is a Senior Associate in our Dispute Resolution Group in Geneva. His areas of practice are business crime, international mutual legal assistance (including extradition), asset tracing and recovery, corporate and banking investigations as well as compliance.

Practice Areas / Sectors and Industries

Expertise and Experience

  • Charles Goumaz provides legal and strategic representation to high-profile individuals, corporate clients and financial institutions in complex white-collar crime cases involving corruption, money laundering, fraud and cybercrime
  • He is frequently involved in complex litigation with multi-jurisdictional aspects and he has experience in crisis management and reputation protection
  • His practice also focuses on anti-money laundering enforcement proceedings before regulatory authorities


Professional Experience
Senior Associate at Schellenberg Wittmer
Associate at Schellenberg Wittmer
Trainee Lawyer at Schellenberg Wittmer

Education and Admission
Bar Admission in Switzerland
Certificate of Advanced Studies in legal professions
Master of Law, University of Fribourg / Universidad Pontificia Comillas (Madrid)
Bachelor of Law, University of Fribourg

Additional Professional Activities
  • Member of the Geneva Bar Association (OdA), of the Association Genevoise de Droit des Affaires (AGDA) and of the International Bar Association (IBA)