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Attorney-at-law with a SBA specialist certification in Family law, Sonia Ryser exclusively practices family law.

She advises and assists her clients within matrimonial proceedings (protective measures of the marriage, unilateral divorce proceedings or divorce upon joint request) as well as any litigation derived from filiation (parental rights, actions for alimony, adoption proceedings, international proceedings of child abduction).

She also practices as a counselor within matrimonial planning, in particular in the context of nuptial agreements in national or international constellations.

She also often intervenes as a speaker on behalf of the Bar Association and the University of Geneva.

Sonia Ryser is listed as one of the best attorneys in Switzerland specializing in family law based on the annual survey of the magazines Bilanz and Le Temps since 2017 and in the Chambers HNW in family law since 2018. She works in French, English, and German.

Sonia Ryser is a member of the Geneva Bar Association, of the Swiss Bar Association (SBA), of the Association of SBA Attorneys specialized in family law (VF/FA), of the International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL) and of the Commission for Children's Rights of the Geneva Bar Association.


2020-
Member of the Council of the Geneva Bar Association
2020-
Member of the Commission for Children's Rights of the Geneva Bar Association
2020-
Partner, LOCCA PION & RYSER, Geneva
2016-2020
Partner, BOREL & BARBEY
2013
SBA Specialist Certification in family law
2005-2016
Associate attorney, BOREL & BARBEY
2004
Geneva Bar
2002-2004
Trainee lawyer, FIRM PERRÉARD DE BOCCARD KOHLER ADOR AND PARTNERS
2002
Universities in Geneva and in Regensburg (lic. iur.)