Stéphanie Francisoz GuimaraesPartner


  • French, English

Main fields of activity

  • Family law (national and international divorce, separation, matrimonial estate, nuptial and prenuptial agreements, judiciary measures of protection of the marital union, international child abduction, registered partnerships)
  • Family finances
  • International private law
  • Splitting of occupational pension scheme (second pillar)
  • Recognition and enforcement of foreign orders and judgments
  • Criminal law
  • Legal assistance for victims of criminal offence


  • Geneva Bar Association
  • Swiss Lawyers' Federation
  • Admitted to the Geneva Bar


  • Law degree at the University of Geneva (2005)
  • Swiss student in Lucern (2004)
  • Bar Exam, Geneva (2009)

Professional experience

  • Partner of the Firm BRS Avocats (since 2020)
  • Associate lawyer with the Law Firm BRS Avocats (since 2013)
  • Associate lawyer with the Law Firm Anne REISER (2009 - 2012)
  • Trainee with the Law Firm PONCET TURRETTINI AMAUDRUZ NEYROUD & PARTNERS (2007-2009)
  • Trainee with the Geneva Superior Court of Justice, Criminal Section (2006)