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Silvio Venturi

Of Counsel


Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton (1995-1996)

Bar admission

Geneva Bar (1993) – admitted to all Swiss courts


LL.M, Berkeley University, California (1995)

PhD in law, summa cum laude (Fribourg 1994)

Geneva Bar Exam, ranked 1st (1993)

Max-Planck Institute, Hamburg (1990-1991)

Master of Law, Fribourg (1987)


French, English, German


Silvio Venturi is “one of the most prominent practitioners in Geneva,” say commentators. His work encompasses competition, corporate finance and M&A matters. An impressed clientele says he is “solution-oriented, efficient and able to deal with the most complex of issues” Chambers Europe (Competition), 2010

Peers point out Venturi’s broad experience and his involvement in extremely difficult competition cases, while clients value his extremely responsive, service-minded approach Chambers Europe (Competition), 2009

Clients appreciate Silvio Venturi's performance at Tavernier Tschanz. He has a reputation for pushing through transactions where competition law questions have become issues, and for sensitive handling of investigative competition matters requiring negotiation before the Swiss Competition Commission on behalf of multinationals headquartered in Geneva Legal 500 (Competition), 2008

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