Guerric Canonica

Guerric Canonica was born in 1981. He obtained law degree from the University of Geneva in 2003 and was called to the bar in 2006. He also holds a diploma from the Institute for Real Estate Studies (IEI).

He worked as a junior associate for the Firm De Pfyffer & Partners before joining as an associate the law firm Canonica in 2006. He later worked for Canonica Valticos & Partners as an associate and became partner as of January 1st, 2010.

Guerric Canonica focuses in Criminal Law and White Collar Crimes as well as Litigation in Civil and Commercial matters, Trusts and Estates.

Guerric Canonica deploys a very frequent activity in the recovery of assets in Switzerland and abroad, in particular on behalf of foreign state-owned companies that are victims of economic crimes.

He also specializes in Real Estate Law as much as in Tenancy Law, Construction Law, Town and Country Planning Law.

Guerric Canonica sits in many boards of directors of various Swiss and foreign companies and charities. He recently joined the honorary committee of the Cansearch foundation.

He is a member of the Bar Association of Geneva, the Swiss Lawyers Association and the International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA). Guerric Canonica is also member of the Geneva Bar Association’s criminal commission.

Bar of Geneva (2006)

French, Italian, English

Corporate Law
Litigation in Civil and Commercial matters
Criminal Law and International Mutual Assistance
Real Estate Law
Trusts and Estates
Residence and Working permits

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