Malak El Addal

Malak El Addal is a PhD Candidate at the University of Geneva’s Faculty of Law, where she currently works as a research and teaching assistant.

After completing her law studies at the Universities of Geneva and Basel, Malak practiced as a trainee in a Geneva law firm. She was admitted to the bar in 2017 (ranking first in her class), before joining the legal department of a private Swiss bank as a legal advisor.

Breach of an exclusivity obligation in a M&A advisory contract: no liability?

Consequences of a client breaching the exclusivity obligation in a Merger and Acquisition advisory contract that provides for a success fee for the broker.

Contract management: the risks of not reacting to annotations made by the other party at the time of signing of the contract

Company found contractually liable for the act of an employee as a result of a handwritten statement made by the other party on the contract.