Lalive is an international law firm, with offices in Switzerland and Qatar (Lalive In Qatar LLC). It is renowned for its expertise in international legal matters, in particular international arbitration and civil litigation. It is also a full-service Swiss law practice. Core areas of practice include banking and finance, corporate and commercial, litigation, white-collar crime and compliance, private clients, construction and real estate, intellectual property and art and cultural property.
The firm provides strategic, tactical and transnational representation to states, corporations and individuals around the world in all areas of fraud, asset tracing and recovery. Furthermore, it has long standing experience in highly complex governmental investigations and mutual judicial assistance proceedings. Members of the team are ranked among the world’s leading practitioners in these areas.
The firm comprises lawyers and legal advisers from over 15 countries who together speak more than a dozen languages and whose legal expertise covers Switzerland and several other key jurisdictions. In addition to Switzerland, they advise and represent clients on a global basis with particular emphasis on Europe, the Middle East, Central Asia, Africa and South America.