Mr. Matthieu Genillod

If you have any question and would like an appointment, you may contact Mr. Matthieu Genillod by email at:
+41 21 512 44 44

Mr. Matthieu Genillod is the founder and managing partner of the Alphalex Avocats SA firm. He has practised law since 2004, meeting the highest professional standards with rigour and humanity. His dedicated commitments and combativeness in the fights he undertakes on his client’s behalf has made him one of the renowned actors in Vaud legal circles.

Throughout the years, Mr. Genillod has acquired solid experience and has earned the trust of a significant clientele due to his investment of himself, and the quality of his work in representing them in court, particularly in criminal law, family law, inheritance law, labour law, and real estate and construction law. With a postgraduate diploma in corporate and business law (Master of Business Law, LL.M.), Mr. Genillod is counsel for a number of businesses that participate in the economy of Lausanne and Vaud.

In addition to his personal legal practise, he has developed a large network of professionals in Switzerland and abroad; and, whatever his clients’ needs, he is available to respond expeditiously and meet their highest expectations. .

Dedicated to his profession and engaged in ongoing training, Mr. Genillod teaches civil law, particularly in the areas of family and inheritance law, to students enrolled for the TREX | MAS HES federal diploma of chartered accountant experts at Romandie Formation. Since 2007, concomitantly with his legal practise, he has served as the vice-presiding judge of the Labour Court of Lausanne, as well as the vice-presiding judge of the Labour Court of the Vaud cantonal administration. Mr. Genillod is a member of numerous professional associations concerned with the law and its development.


Mr. Mathias Micsiz

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Mr. Mathias Micsiz holds a university Bachelor of law diploma (with magna cum laude honours) awarded by the University of Lausanne, and a bilingual university Master of law diploma awarded by the Universities of Zurich and Lausanne (with summa cum laude honours). Concomitantly with his studies, Mr. Micsiz worked as an ad hoc clerk for numerous Vaud judicial authorities.

After concluding his academic training, Mr. Micsiz broadened his early legal experience with work as a court clerk, holding, in particular, the position of a clerk of reference in family matters at the Court of Lausanne. Mr. Micsiz then completed his legal internship with Mr. Matthieu Genillod at the Legentis Avocats law firm, and obtained his license to practise law in 2018.

He then worked for Mr. Genillod at the same firm, and participated in the creation of the Alphalex Avocats SA law firm in 2019 as an associate.

With his experience in the courts, Mr. Misciz has the ability to efficiently and astutely identify the particular issues and stakes in a dispute, and provide clients with the best advice for defence of their interests. Determined and responsive, he practises his profession with sensitivity, rigour and attentiveness, and a commitment to guide his principals with clarity through the arcane mysteries of the judicial system. His predilections are for criminal law, family law, contract law (leases and employment contracts), civil liability law, social and private insurance law, and administrative litigation.

Mr. Matthieu Briguet

If you have any questions and would like an appointment, you may contact Mr. Briguet by email at:
+41 21 512 44 44

Mr. Matthieu Briguet has been an associate in the Alphalex Avocats SA firm since its inception. With his outstanding academic background, he became an assistant at the Institute of insurance and labour law at the law school of the University of Lausanne. In that context, he wrote a postgraduate thesis on the civil liability of leaders of associations.

Mr. Matthieu Briguet completed his legal internship at the CBWM & associés law firm, where he also practised as an associate, and, in 2019, joined Alphalex Avocats SA.

Before that, he worked for several years as an ad hoc clerk at the Labour Court in the eastern Vaud district. He is also active in a number of sports associations.

Very exacting and committed to the defence of his clients’ interests, Mr. Briguet practises, in particular, labour law, criminal law, family law, and association and sports law.

d) Ms. Stéphanie Zaganescu (Trainee Lawyer)

If you have any question and would like any appointment, you may contact Ms. Zaganescu by email at:
+41 21 512 44 44

Ms. Stéphanie Zaganescu has a rich academic background as evidenced by a Master of Law diploma awarded with judiciary honours by the Law School of the University of Lausanne, as well as a Bachelor of Law diploma awarded by the Law School of the University of Fribourg.

Ms. Zaganescu, attorney at law, joined our team in April 2018. Before that, she had worked for several law firms in Lausanne. At Alphalex Avocats SA, she assists a variety of clients mainly in judicial procedure, and respectively in family law, labour law and criminal law.

Highly motivated and persuasive, Ms. Zaganescu practises law with firmness and humanity. She is particularly engaged in complex cases involving family law, to which she devotes constant attention and a commitment to the highest quality of work on behalf of the firm’s clients.


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