Benjamin HUMM, LL.M. (Georgetown University)

Partner
Languages
    French, English, German
Bar admission

Vaud Bar (1998)

Contact details

bhumm@pplex.ch

+41 22 702 15 15
+41 21 721 04 40

+41 22 702 14 14
+41 21 728 22 00

Benjamin assists his clients in the areas of M&A transactions (drafting and negotiation of share purchase agreements, transfer of assets), corporate law (incorporation, restructuring of capital, issuance of shares, liability of corporate bodies, dissolution and liquidation) and commercial law generally.

Education

  • Georgetown University, (LL.M., International Studies with distinction, 2002-2003)
  • Certificate in Intellectual Property (1992)
  • University of Lausanne (Licence en droit, 1988-1992)

Positions Held

  • Partner, PYTHON (2016 to date)
  • Partner, BCCC (2013-2016)
  • Attorney, Baker & McKenzie (2003-2012)
  • Attorney, Carrard, Paschoud, Heim & Partners (1998-2002)
  • Lawyer, KPMG (1994-1996)

Memberships

  • Geneva Bar Association
  • Vaud Bar Association
  • Swiss Bar Association
  • Geneva Business Law Association
  • Alumni Association of the University of Georgetown

Rankings

  • 2017

The Legal 500 - The Clients Guide to Law Firms

Selected Publications

  • Red Dragon, White Cross, Legal Business, March 2016
  • The “Made in Switzerland” designation in the food industry – new Swissness act, Food Law Digest – Bird&Bird, 2014
  • Minder: point de vue de l’avocat, L’Agefi, 2013
  • Initiative Minder, coup de gueule et gueule de bois, Le Temps, 2013

Speeches

  • Attractivité du droit suisse – présentation aux représentants du GGBa, Les Diablerets, 2014
  • Corporate Governance – The Role of Directors in a New Environment, Séminaire de l’Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA), Paris, 2013