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Adam El-Hakim

Associate

Admission

Switzerland, 2014

Nationality

Swiss, Egyptian

Languages

German , English , Arabic , French

Zurich

Stampfenbachplatz 4
P.O. Box 212
8042 Zurich
Switzerland

Contact

+41 58 105 2100

Adam El-Hakim joined LALIVE in 2019. He specializes in white collar crime, compliance, international mutual legal assistance and internal investigations. Adam El-Hakim represents clients before authorities and courts at all stages of criminal proceedings. He has experience in issues related to criminal litigation, cross-border anti-fraud and anti-money laundering, as well as anti-bribery matters.

Prior to joining LALIVE, Adam El-Hakim completed internships at Bär & Karrer AG (2012) and the Prosecutor’s Office of Baselland (2013). He practiced as an attorney at Bär & Karrer AG (2017) and worked as Federal Assistant Prosecutor at the Office of the Attorney General for white collar crime (2017-2019).

Adam El-Hakim is a member of the Zurich Bar Association (ZAV), the Swiss Bar Association (SAV), the Criminalistic Society of Switzerland (CSS), the European Criminal Bar Association (ECBA) and the European Fraud and Compliance Lawyers (EFCL). In addition, he is a founding member and chairman of the Private Claimants Network (PCN).

Adam El-Hakim holds a Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree from the University of Basel (2008/2010), an LL.M. degree from University College London, UCL (2011, Dr. Gadient Engi Scholar) as well as a PhD from the University of Basel (2017, Dr. Gadient Engi Scholar). His doctoral thesis explores the topic of co-accused persons in accelerated proceedings according to Art. 358 et seqq. of the Swiss Criminal Procedure Code.

Adam El-Hakim is listed as a key lawyer for Regulatory, Compliance and Investigations

Legal 500 Switzerland, 2022

Strafprozessuale Verwertbarkeit und Beweiswert von Mitarbeiterbefragungen

Adam El-Hakim, David Mühlemann, 2021

ForumPoenale 2/2021, 142 ff.

Der Einziehungs- und Ersatzforderungsbetrag als Leistungsgegenstand im abgekürzten Verfahren

Adam El-Hakim, 2020

ForumPoenale 5/2020, 399 ff.

Impact of Covid-19 on criminal proceedings

Marc Henzelin, Deborah Hondius, Simine Sheybani, Adam El-Hakim, 2020

LALIVE Blog, April 2020

Swiss Federal Corona State Aid Programs

Daniel Lucien Bühr, Adam El-Hakim, 2020

LALIVE Blog, March 2020

Abgekürztes Verfahren und der Revisionsgrund einander widersprechender Urteile - Bemerkungen zu BGE 144 IV 121

Adam El-Hakim, Miro Dangubic, 2019

ForumPoenale 2/2019, 154 ff.

Verwertbarkeit von Einvernahmen eines Zeugen oder einer Auskunftsperson bei einem Rollenwechsel

Adam El-Hakim, Nicola Moser 2018

ForumPoenale 4/2018, 300 ff.

Mitbeschuldigte im abgekürzten Verfahren gemäss Art. 358 ff. StPO

Adam El-Hakim, 2017

Diss., Basel 2017

SIX Swiss Exchange adapting new Regulations regarding Sustainability Reporting and further Disclosure Obligations

Adam El-Hakim, 2017

CapLaw 3/2017

Entscheidanmerkung: BGer 1B_251/2015

Adam El-Hakim, 2016

ForumPoenale 1/2016, 13 ff.

Analyse ausgewählter Konsumentenschutzelemente im VE-VVG

Adam El-Hakim, 2010

HAVE 3/2010, 183 ff.

Jahrestagung 2021 des Netzwerks Privatklägerschaft NPK

20/08/2021 Karl der Grosse, Zurich Adam El-Hakim Speaker and chair: «Best Practices beim Verfassen von Strafanzeigen»

For more information, see the programme

Trinationales EUCOR-Seminar: Auf dem Weg zum europäischen Deal

Konsensuale Verfahrensbeendigung im Strafverfahren in Deutschland, Frankreich und in der Schweiz

19/05/2016 Schloss Beuggen, Rheinfelden (Baden), Germany Adam El-Hakim Speaker: «Die mitbeschuldigte Person im abgekürzten Verfahren gemäss Art. 358 ff. StPO»

For more information, see the programme

Adam El-Hakim Lecturer

2021

Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts
CAS Bank Operations & Compliance: criminal and supervisory law aspects of money laundering and bribery

Adam El-Hakim Lecturer

2015 - 2016

University of Basel
Tutor for Criminal Law