Organization and Liability

Organization and Liability

The purpose of this page is to describe in a transparent manner our organization and liability regime to our clients and business partners. Python is not a single legal entity. It operates in different corporate forms in and outside Switzerland.

Switzerland

In Switzerland, Python lawyers (and staff) operate in two different corporate forms:

  1. certain Python lawyers (mostly those based in our Geneva office), and their staff, operate in the form of a (non-transparent) joint stock corporation, namely Python Avocats (Genève) SA; all legal advice and other services provided by these lawyers (and their staff) are delivered by Python Avocats (Genève) SA and any liability for this advice and these other services shall be exclusively on Python Avocats (Genève) SA; each lawyer whose personal webpage indicates “Python Avocats (Genève) SA” operates under Python Avocats (Genève) SA;
  2. the other Python lawyers (whose personal webpage indicates “Python │ Avocats” or a similar expression) operate in the form of a partnership (société de personnes); all legal advice and other services provided by these lawyers (and their staff) are delivered by the partnership and any liability for this advice and these other services shall be exclusively on the partnership.

Brussels and Doha

In Brussels, Python operates in the form of SRL All legal advice and other services provided out of the Brussels office is delivered by Philippe Kenel SRL and any liability for this advice and these other services shall be exclusively on Philippe Kenel SRL.

In Doha, Python operates in the form of a limited liability company, namely Python International Law Firm LLC. All legal advice and other services provided out of the Doha office is delivered by Python International Law Firm LLC and any liability for this advice and these other services shall be exclusively on Python International Law Firm LLC.