In: International Bar Association, Anti-Corruption Committee - anti-bribery conventions and legislation: countries overview
NationalitySwiss, French, Dutch
LanguagesFrench , English , German
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Deborah Hondius joined LALIVE as an associate in 2018. Her main areas of practice are domestic and international litigation, in particular white collar crime and mutual assistance in criminal matters.
Before joining LALIVE, Deborah Hondius worked in the dispute resolution group of a leading Swiss firm in Geneva, first as a trainee (2013-2014) and then as an associate (2015-2018). She also trained with the Geneva Criminal Court of First Instance before being admitted to the Geneva bar in 2015.
Deborah Hondius is the Secretary of the Swiss Chapter of the Women’s White Collar Defense Association (WWCDA), and a member of the Geneva Bar Association, the Swiss Bar Association (SAV/FSA) and the Anti-Corruption Committee of the International Bar Association.
Deborah Hondius holds a Bachelor of Law (with a major in European Law) from the University of Fribourg (2007-2010), a bilingual Master of Law (with majors in Civil Law and Criminal Law) from the Universities of Basel and Geneva (2010-2012), a Certificate of Advanced Studies in Legal Professions from the University of Geneva (2012) and a Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Economic Crime Investigation from the Institute of Economic Crime Investigation (ILCE – HEG Arc) in Neuchâtel (2021).
In: Daniel Kadar, Simon Le Reste, Stéphanie Abdesselam, Reed Smith LLP (Contributing éds.), Getting the Deal Through - Asset Recovery 2021, 30 July 2020
Impact of Covid-19 on criminal proceedingsMarc Henzelin, Deborah Hondius, Simine Sheybani, Adam El-Hakim, 2020
LALIVE Blog, April 2020
Swiss Blocking Statute: update on do’s and don’ts under the threat of criminal sanctionsSandrine Giroud, Valentine Bagnoud, Deborah Hondius, 2019
LALIVE Blog, December 2019
In: William Christopher, Fiona Simpson, Mary Young, Alun Milford and Melinka Berridge (Contributing Eds.), Getting the Deal Through - Asset Recovery 2020, pp. 103-111
Saga des rétrocessions : les gérants de fortune s’exposent désormais à des sanctions pénales pour gestion déloyale (art. 158 CP) en cas de violation de leurs devoirs d’information et de restitutionDeborah Hondius, 2019
Blog de l’Institut de lutte contre la criminalité économique, 24 June 2019
Enforcement of Foreign Judgments and Arbitral Awards in Switzerland: Cracking One of the World’s Safe BoxesAndré Brunschweiler, Sandrine Giroud, Deborah Hondius, 2018
New York State Bar Association – International Law Practicum, Vol. 31, Issue 2, 2018, pp. 82-86
14th Annual Fraud, Asset Tracing and Recovery Conference in Geneva05/03/2020 Geneva Deborah Hondius Speaker: This House Thinks: debates on multi-jurisdictional asset tracing litigation
For more information see the programme.
TRACE- Anti-Bribery Compliance Solutions
Trace Roundtable Geneva28/10/2019 Geneva Deborah Hondius Co-moderator: Round Table: Legal developments with respect to whistleblowing and corruption in Switzerland
For more information, see the programme.