Antonia Mottironi was admitted to the Geneva bar in 2013. She is a graduate from the University of Geneva where she earned a bachelor in Swiss law (2008), a master degree in international and European law (2010) and a certificat of advanced studies (CAS) in legal professions (2011). She also holds a bachelor in economics from the University of Lausanne (2005).
After working at the legal department of the Geneva Tax Administration (2010-2011), she completed her professional traineeship at Poncet Turrettini Amaudruz Neyroud et Associés (2011-2013). She then joined Lenz & Staehelin as an associate, notably in charge of tax litigation (2013-2014).
Antonia Mottironi joined our firm as senior associate in 2014 in the asset recovery and white collar crime team. She was appointed counsel in January 2019.
Antonia Mottironi focuses on civil and criminal litigation, especially in the area of international business crime, international judicial assistance, enforcement of foreign arbitral awards and judgements, recognition of foreign bankruptcies and debt collection proceedings.
Over the past years, Antonia Mottironi handled a great number of international asset recovery cases which included the laying of civil and criminal attachments and the enforcement of foreign judgements. She also assisted our clients in preparing and co-ordinating multi-jurisdictional disputes, in particular in common law jurisdictions (mareva injunctions, bank disclosure orders, stay applications).
She acts for our clients before cantonal and federal courts.