Manon Berney_NOBG

Manon Berney

Trainee lawyer
Litigation in contract law
Litigation in commercial law
Contract law
Company law

+41 21 711 71 00

About

Manon Berney is currently living in Quebec (Canada), where she works as a lawyer for a company specialized in wealth management, Gestion de Patrimoine Blue Bridge Inc. She remains in regular contact with Wilhelm Avocats.

 

On December 2017, Manon Berney obtained the Bar exam from the Montreal Bar Association. She was admitted to the Bar of Quebec in August 2018.

 

She has also an LL.M. in Business Law from the Laval University. She was a trainee attorney-at-law at Wilhelm Avocats from 2014 until 2015 and has a complete training in Swiss law, which she still practices daily.

 

She practiced as an independent lawyer in New York City and has worked for the legal department of Brooklyn, NYC. She practices in French and English. She is active in business law, corporate law and trust law, focusing her practice in finance and securities law.

Qualifications, training and professional experience

01.08.2018
Attorney-at law. Member of the Quebec bar.
2017
Bar exam, Bar law school, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
From 01.06.2015
Of Counsel, Wilhelm Gilliéron Avocats
2015
LL.M. in Business Law, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
2014 - 2015
Attorney-at-law, Wilhelm Gilliéron Avocats, Lausanne
2014
Voluntary pro bono lawyer at Brooklyn Legal Services, Housing Law Unit, New York City, USA
2013 - 2014
Voluntary pro bono lawyer at Bushwick Housing Independence Project, Brooklyn, New York City, USA
2012 - 2013
Clerk at the Civil Court of Geneva, Switzerland
2012
Master in Law, University of Lausanne Law School, Switzerland
From 2012
Voluntary pro bono lawyer at ASLOCA, Lausanne, Switzerland
2009
Bachelor in Law, University of Lausanne Law School, Switzerland

Languages

English, French, German, Spanish