Attorney-at-Law, Dr. iur.

Thierry Amy has many years of experience in representing and advising the various actors of the Swiss banking and financial market for commercial and regulatory matters, including procedures before the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) and the SIX Swiss Exchange, as well as in assisting such actors before criminal, civil and administrative authorities/tribunals both at the cantonal and federal levels. His other areas of practice include company law, commercial law, real estate law, debt enforcement and bankruptcy law as well as international criminal and administrative judicial cooperation law (including for tax purposes). He is the author of a prized dissertation and he regularly publishes articles on current topics in his areas of expertise. He has developed a strong expertise in advising and supporting clients in the public sector, public companies owned by the Confederation, cantons and municipalities, as well as their partners organised along private-sector lines, on all issues of public law and their interfaces with private law (administrative, energy, traffic, environmental, public procurement, public building and public procedural law). He supports his clients in negotiation procedures and in the conclusion of administrative and financing agreements, and helps them in settling disputes arising under administrative law, as well as in creating public private partnerships.

  • Lausanne
  • French
  • English
  • German
  • Vaud Bar Association
  • Geneva Bar Association (honorary member)
  • Swiss Bar Association
  • Swiss jurists society
  • Member of Geneva association of business law (AGDA)
  • Member of Centre of corporate law of the University of Lausanne (CEDIDAC)
  • Chambre des Avocats du Tribunal cantonal
Other activities | pro bono
  • Syndic of the commune of Cugy (Vaud)
  • Membre suppléant de la Chambre des avocats du Tribunal cantonal
  • Membre du conseil d'administration des Transports publics de la région lausannoise SA (TL)
  • Membre du Bureau de coordination de Lausanne Région
  • Membre du comité exécutif de l’Association de Développement Région Gros-de-Vaud
T +41 58 220 36 70
F +41 58 220 36 71

12, avenue des Toises
P.O. Box 5410
1002 Lausanne, Switzerland


Thierry Amy of BianchiSchwald LLC regularly handles investigations and asset recovery matters. He is “very efficient and reactive” and “always available for the clients”. “Lausanne-based Thierry Amy leads the banking practice at BCCC. He is clear, to the point, quick to understand the issues. He provides result-focused advice and solutions you can use”, “he’s sharp, understands quickly and has a lot of experience,” while noting that “his broad and experience is impressive and “he inspires trust and knows what he’s talking about.”

Leading Lawyer in Banking & Finance by Chambers Global & Europe from 2015 - 2018


“Thierry Amy whose ‘realistic, practical advise’ shows ‘great strategic vision’ is recommended”, as well as in 2012 in
Corporate Disputes and Insolvency and Corporate Recovery, fields in which he demonstrates “an excellent strategic vision”.

Leading Lawyer in Banking & Finance by Legal500 EMEA from 2009 - 2018