Sébastien Roy | Pestalozzi Attorneys at Law

Sébastien Roy

Partner
Attorney at law

Cours de Rive 13
1204 Genf
Schweiz
T +41 22 999 96 40
sebastien.roy@pestalozzilaw.com

vCard CV (pdf)

Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers®

Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Geneva, Switzerland (2022)

Sébastien Roy is an expert in his practice area, very goal-oriented and pragmatic in the solutions offered to complex problems.

The Legal 500

Sébastien Roy is described as a 'very clever' practitioner, with sources recognizing his track record in M&A transactions in the banking sector.

Chambers Global

Clients respect that he is 'very knowledgeable about structuring, quick to understand financial issues and able to adequately reflect those in contracts.

Chambers Global

Business understanding and ability to get to know us and how we function.

Chambers Europe

I appreciated Sébastien Roy’s calmness, reactivity and his pragmatic approach to dealing with issues.

The Legal 500

Sébastien was the principal reason that we decided to use Pestalozzi on this transaction, and we were not disappointed. He was a pleasure to deal with throughout the process, and we truly valued his excellent advice.

IFLR1000

Sébastien Roy advises financial institutions, corporations and individuals on their transactions, contracts and regulatory matters. His practice focuses in particular on financing transactions, mergers and acquisitions and private equity. He also advises corporations on setting up operations in Switzerland and on their corporate and commercial matters.

Karriere

2005
  • Partner at Pestalozzi
2002
  • Senior associate at major Swiss law firm, Zurich and Geneva
2001
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in England and Wales (not practising)
2000
  • Secondment, Norton Rose LLP, London
1996
  • Associate, Tavernier Tschanz, Geneva
1995
  • Secondment, Khattar, Wong & Partners, Singapore
1994
  • Admitted at the bar in Switzerland (Geneva)
1992
  • University of Geneva: lic.iur.

Sprachen

English, French, German

Mitgliedschaften

  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV)
  • Geneva Bar Association (ODA)
  • Association Genevoise de Droit des Affaires (AGDA)
  • International Bar Association (IBA)

Deals and Cases

Pestalozzi advises the sellers in the sale of Actando SA

14.06.2022

Pestalozzi advises the sellers in the sale of Actando SA

Pestalozzi advises Banque Degroof Petercam SA (Belgium) in connection with the sale of its Swiss subsidiary

13.04.2022

Pestalozzi advises Banque Degroof Petercam SA (Belgium) in connection with the sale of its Swiss subsidiary

Pestalozzi advises BP on the sale of its retail business in Switzerland

01.04.2022

Pestalozzi advises BP on the sale of its retail business in Switzerland

Publikationen

Quel prix pour les achats de banques et de portefeuilles de clients

By Sébastien Roy: Le Temps
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