Mr. Matthieu Genillod

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+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

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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 he published a book on labour relations in the public service.

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.

Since 2020, he has held the position of Vice-President of the Lausanne Labour Court. 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 and insurance law (social and private), criminal law, family law, and in commercial law, as well as in administrative litigation.

Ms. Stéphanie Zaganescu

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Ms. Stéphanie Zaganescu has a complete academic background sanctioned by a Master of Law (MLaw) delivered with honors from the Law Faculty of the University of Lausanne, as well as a Bachelor of Law obtained from the Law Faculty of the University of Fribourg.

Ms. Zaganescu, a lawyer at the bar, joined our team in April 2018. Previously, she had collaborated with several Lausanne law firms. At Alphalex Avocats SA, she assists a varied clientele mainly in judicial law, respectively in family law, labor law and criminal law.

Strong in character and persuasive, Ms. Zaganescu practices law with firmness and humanity. She is particularly involved in complex cases in family law (international dimension and child abduction) where she brings a quality listening and a constant commitment to the clients of the firm.

Ms. Jeanne

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Ms. Jeanne Clerc joined Alphalex SA as an associate in March 2023. After her law studies at the University of Lausanne, culminating in a Bachelor’s degree and a Master’s degree in Litigation Law, magna cum laude, Jeanne Clerc was admitted to the bar in March 2019.

In addition to her practice at the bar, Jeanne Clerc has a variety of professional experiences such as clerk at the Criminal Division of the District Court of Eastern Vaud and lawyer for a legal protection insurance company.

Ms. Clerc is very committed to defending the interests of her clients, and practices in the fields of criminal law, family law, labor law, and construction law.


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