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)
  • Liquiditation of complex matrimonial regimes and cohabitation partnerships (companies, real estate)
  • Anticipated agreements in view of  divorces and matrimonial agreements 
  • Inheritance law (national and international, estate planning)
  • International private law
  • Splitting of occupational pension scheme (second pillar)
  • Recognition and enforcement of foreign orders and judgments
  • General Criminal law and criminal law of undertakings
  • Legal assistance for victims of criminal offence


  • Geneva Bar Association
  • Swiss Lawyers' Federation
  • Admitted to the Geneva Bar
  • Juris Conseil Junior
  • Children's Rights Commission of the Geneva Bar Association


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

Professional experience

  • Partner of the Firm BRS Berger Recordon & de Saugy (since 2020)
  • Associate lawyer with the Law Firm BRS Avocats (2013 - 2020)
  • 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)