Former Chairman of the Geneva Bar
Attorney-at-Law, lic. iur.
LL.M. New York University
Admitted to the Geneva and New-York Bars

CV V-CARD Publications

Jean-Marc Carnicé is one of the Founding Partners of BianchiSchwald LLC (formerly BCCC LLC). He leads the business crime team and heads the dispute resolution practice group of the firm. He is widely recognized for his outstanding expertise in white collar crimes as well as international assistance in criminal matters, commercial and banking litigation.


  • Geneva


  • White Collar Crime, International Assistance and Investigations
  • Litigation and Arbitration


  • French
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Italian


  • Geneva Bar Association
  • Criminal law commission
  • Member of the Swiss Magistrates’ Council (CSM)
  • International Association of Criminal Law
  • Swiss branch of the International Commission of Jurists
  • Swiss criminal law society
  • Geneva law and legislation society
  • Geneva business association
  • Schweizerischer Juristenverein


T +41 58 220 36 00
F +41 58 220 36 01


5, rue Jacques-Balmat
P.O. Box 1203
1211 Geneva 1, Switzerland


    Jean-Marc Carnicé is an “outstanding figure on an international level” who comes “highly recommended” for his deep expertise in a vast array of white-collar crime proceedings.
    Who’s Who Legal 2020

    Jean-Marc Carnicé has deep and varied experience in white-collar crime matters, and is recognised for his impressive work in high-stakes proceedings. He is a well-recognised figure in the Swiss market and is renowned worldwide for his expertise. He draws recognition for his experience in defending individuals in business crime matters ans is noted for his international expertise in the field.
    Who’s Who Legal 2019

    “Jean-Marc Carnicé is a leading white-collar crime specialist who receives plaudits for his strong expertise in money laundering, corruption issues and fraud”.
    Who’s Who Legal 2018

    Jean-Marc Carnicé comes recommended as a “very talented, very smart” lawyer.
    Chambers Europe 2018

    “Jean-Marc Carnicé leads the white-collar crime team at BianchiSchwald LLC.  Peers describe him as an “excellent attorney”.”
    Chambers Europe 2017

    “Jean-Marc Carnicé is singled out by sources for the “Thoroughness and accuracy of his work” and “Jean-Marc Carnicé is “terrific in all areas”, according to peers, when it comes to defending individuals”.
    Who’s Who Legal 2017

    “Jean-Marc Carnicé of BCCC Attorneys-at-law LLC is a highly respected figure in the market. He represents clients involved in cases alleging corruption, money laundering and fraud”
    Chambers Europe 2016

    “At BCCC Attorneys-at-law LLC, practice head Jean-Marc Carnicé has particular expertise in money laundering cases and other white-collar crime litigation”
    Legal500 EMEA 2016