Aurélien Charmillot’s practice focuses on dispute resolution and arbitration. He also regularly represents clients in administrative, criminal and other proceedings.


Aurélien Charmillot represents clients in all aspects of domestic and cross-border litigation, including civil, criminal and administrative matters before all state-court instances and all authorities in Switzerland.

The following is a selection of cases in which Aurélien Charmillot has acted:

  • Debt enforcement proceedings representing French broadcasting company in relation to license fees*
  • Financial and contractual dispute representing an international bank against a sophisticated client*
  • Employment litigation regarding validity of termination and bonus claims*
  • Swiss Rules arbitration representing a producer of vine plants in a dispute with buyers in a CIS country*
  • White collar crime proceedings concerning high net worth plaintiffs in the context of misappropriation of managed assets*


*Transactions handled before joining Niederer Kraft Frey

    2018 Admitted to the Swiss Bar
    2017 Master of Law, magna cum laude, Geneva
    2016 Certificate of advanced studies in legal professions, University of Geneva
    2015 Certificate in Transnational Law (CTL), Geneva
    2014 Bachelor of Law, magna cum laude, Geneva
    • Geneva Bar Association
    • Swiss Bar Association
    2023 Associate, Niederer Kraft Frey, Geneva
    2018 Associate, law firm, Geneva
    2017 Trainee, law firm, Geneva




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