Sébastien Collart read law at the University of Geneva from which he graduated in 2003. He completed his legal traineeship with a Geneva-based law firm that specialised in civil litigation as well as in corporate and commercial law. He was admitted to the Bar in 2008. He then worked as a legal counsel for the Geneva government, mainly in the area of economic affairs. He joined 100 Rhône Avocats in November 2011. Sébastien Collart also qualified as a Solicitor (England & Wales) in 2018.
Sébastien Collart has particular expertise in business law and corporate governance issues, real estate, with a specific interest for the law of contracts. He has extensive experience advising entrepreneurs and businesses of all sizes. He assists a variety of Swiss and international individuals and corporations on domestic and cross-border transactions, including private equity deals. Sébastien Collart has developed a keen interest in FinTech and in the regulatory aspects of ICOs and STOs, with a particular focus on the implementation of Blockchain technology and Smart Contracts in various fields of law and business. Sébastien Collart is a member of the Crypto Valley Association in Zug, the British-Swiss Chamber of Commerce and the Centre for Finance, Technology and Entrepreneurship (CFTE). He also sits on the Board of a Swiss non-profit organization active in scientific, humanitarian and educational projects. As a Swiss and English dual national, he works in French and in English.