Philippe Kenel

curiculum vitae

Name KENEL
Surname Philippe
Date of Birth 9th January 1961
Nationality Swiss

 

EDUCATION

1984 - Political Sciences Degree (University of Lausanne)

1985 - Law Degree (University of Lausanne)

1992 - Doctor of Law (University of Lausanne)

Attorney-at-law, Vaud State Bar

1993 - Master of Laws (LL.M. in european law) (Université Libre de Bruxelles)

1997 - Attorney-at-law, Brussels State Bar

 

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

1986 > 1988 - Cantonal Resident’s Registration Office (Vaud) , Counselor

1990 > 1992 - Claude Reymond, Pierre Ramelet, Alexandre Bonnard, Jean-Paul Maire, Olivier Freymond et Jean-Luc Tschumy Law Firm, Trainee

1993 > 1994 - Lenz & Staehelin Law Firm, Associate

1995 > 1998 - PYTHON Law Firm, Associate

Dès janvier 1999 - PYTHON Law Firm (Geneva, Pully-Lausanne and Brussels), Partner

 

MISCELLANEOUS

Chairman of the the International League against Racism and Anti-Semitism (LICRA) (Switzerland)

Chairman of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce for Belgium and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

Chairman of the Fondation Marc Jurt

Member of the Foundation Board of Ballet Béjart Lausanne

Designated by L’Hebdo to the Forum des 100 (2012)

Designated by Bilan as one of 300 of the most influential people in Switzerland (2011 and 2012)

Blogger for L’Hebdo’s debate plateform (http://www.hebdo.ch/les-blogs/kenel-philippe-kenel-de-requin)

Chronicler for 24heures and the Tribune de Genève

Designated by "Swiss who's who" as a one of the figures that shape Switzerland