Mr Dominique Lecocq is an expert in the field of banking and finance law and stands out for his pragmatic approach and unparalleled legal expertise. He was admitted to practise law in Switzerland and in Malta and graduated from the School of Law of the University of Geneva in 1999. He gained a masters of law in securities and financial regulation from Georgetown University in 2005.
Before founding lecocqassociate, Mr Dominique Lecocq served with the London office of Radcliffes Solicitors in 1998. He worked in 1999 as a foreign associate with Pinheiro Neto Advogados, in São Paulo, Brazil. From 2000 to 2004, he joined as an associate at the regulatory and capital market practice group of Pestalozzi law firm in Geneva and Zurich. In 2005, he interned with the commodities futures trading commission in Washington, DC. Finally, from 2005 to 2007, he served with the corporate finance and regulatory practice group of Schellenberg Wittmer, in Geneva.
Mr Dominique Lecocq regularly participates in a variety of important conferences, seminars and round-table meetings by sharing his knowledge and experience. On 7 April 2019, he spoke at the largest conference for alternative investments in the Middle East and North Africa region, which was held in Abu Dhabi. Over 500 investors and investment managers attended this event. The last time Mr Dominique Lecocq participated as a speaker was on 12 June 2019 at the Geneva edition of the Alternative Investment Management Summit, during which Mr Dominique Lecocq spoke about structured fundraising. For more details, see https://lecocqassociate.com/news/structured-fundraising-aim-summit-geneva-2019/.
Mr Dominique Lecocq is a member of the board of directors of one broker-dealer in Switzerland, one bank in Dubai and two prominent hedge funds, as well as one very large and prominent family office in Geneva.