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"A big name in Geneva", Tavernier Tschanz punches above its weight, advising international and domestic banking and corporate clients on a variety of matters including corporate finance, investment funds and syndicated loans.

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

Senior commentators "take Silvio Venturi very seriously in terms of quality." The Berkeley-educated practitioner is named "among the very finest competition practitioners in Switzerland", and his experience before the competition authorities attracts market attention
Chambers Europe (Competition), 2008

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

The "excellent and hugely experienced" lead partner Silvio Venturi […] is the group's standout individual. Peers describe him as "the clear number one in French-speaking Switzerland" and clients value his "availability, speed and reliable and direct advice, as well as his good business mind"
Chambers Europe (Competition), 2007

Tavernier Tschanz has a highly developed competition practice. Clients comment that "Their work is of a superior quality […]; their response is quick and availability is generous". Partner Silvio Venturi is repeatedly recommended by clients as "an outstanding and reliable performer"
Legal 500 (Competition), 2007

Silvio Venturi commands respect for his terrific handling of the big and complex mergers
Chambers Global (Competition), 2006

Tavernier Tschanz partner Silvio Venturi was among the first francophone lawyers to specialise in competition law. He has handled competition aspects of several major corporate transactions and is experienced before the Swiss Competition Commission
Legal 500 (Competition), 2005