lic. iur., DEA and MSc, Attorney at Law
Azadeh Djalili’s main area of practice is litigation, primarily complex cases of fraud, attachment of assets and enforcement of foreign judgements, as well as succession and family disputes. She is an expert in succession law and family law and represents clients in high-value divorce cases and financial settlements of matrimonial disputes. She has been appointed as a deputy judge to the Geneva Civil Tribunal. She is also a member of the Human Rights Commission of the Geneva Bar Association, dealing in particular with the set-up of a pro-bono platform.
Azadeh Djalili graduated from the University of Geneva (lic. iur.) in 2002, and earned a DEA (Diplôme d’études approfondies) from the University of Geneva in 2004 and a Master of Science (MSc) from the London School of Economics and Political Science in 2005.
From 2002 to 2006, she was an assistant at the University of Geneva (human rights and constitutional law). She was admitted to the Geneva Bar in 2008 and went on to work as an associate in the litigation department of a large Swiss law firm before joining another large Swiss law firm from 2010 to 2015.
Azadeh Djalili’s professional languages are French and English. She also has some knowledge of Persian. Azadeh Djalili is a member of the Swiss Bar Association and the Geneva Bar Association.