Family law

Family law

We provide advice to our clients in prenuptial planning and family estate law on a Swiss and international level.
 
We support and represent our clients before the courts in respect of various proceedings arising from family law, such as marriage protective measures, divorce proceedings, guardianship and any actions under filiation law (parental rights, maintenance contributions).
 
As a result of its multi-disciplinary approach, our Firm has the necessary expertise to conduct a full analysis of the collateral effects of any change of civil status, in particular as regard tax and immigration regulations.
 
Following a survey of 7’200 attorneys, 450 in-house lawyers, the general counsels of the 500 largest companies in Switzerland and clients, Borel & Barbey was ranked 3rd in 2018 among the best law firms in Switzerland in marriage and family law (Recognition "Best law firm 2018" awarded by Bilanz and Le Temps).