Since 1990, Cédric Aguet is handling complex disputes in commercial, construction, civil (family, inheritance), criminal and sports laws, before the ordinary Courts and in arbitration. He also provides advice in contracts.
In sports law, Me Aguet defends professional athletes and/or clubs, in particular in disciplinary proceedings before International sports federations and before the Court of arbitration for sports in Lausanne. He is the first lawyer ever having obtained the annulment by the Swiss Supreme Court of an award rendered by the CAS (ATF 133 III 235).
Master of Laws (international business law), King’s college London (1995)
Law degree, Lausanne University (1990)
Titles and memberships
Member of the Ordre des avocats du Canton de Vaud
Member of the Association suisse de droit du sport
Member of the International sports lawyers association
Admitted to the Lausanne Bar (Switzerland)
Partner in Bonnard Lawson since July 2008
Partner in Cabinet Mayor, Geneva, 2003-2008
Senior associate of Suter & Partner, Geneva, 2000-2003
Co-Head of the legal department, Cargill international SA, Geneva, 2000
Associate, Pestalozzi, Gmuer & Patry (today Pestalozzi), Geneva, 1995-2000
Legal expert in DAS Lausanne, 1993-1994