Causes of disputes between tenants and owners are manifold...
Rent increase ? Rescission of lease ? Disruptive work on site ? Neighbourhood dispute ? Co-ownership charges ? Renovation funds ? Mortgages ?...
Resolve these problems with a lawyer ? Some hesitate to even think about it !
...simple solutions exist
Resolution of issues related to housing is essential for daily life. Knowing one’s rights and asserting them effectively can be a real struggle. But it is often the case that simple legal advice can avoid a lengthy lawsuit. Disputes are too often born of misunderstandings and ignorance of the legal system.
Consultation with a lawyer opens the door to a constructive dialogue and the most expeditious route to appropriate solutions.
If one finds oneself in an impasse, recourse to an experienced lawyer enables the protection of one’s rights in an efficient and thoroughly legitimate way.
Trained at the Universities of Lausanne and Saint-Gall, Mr. Matthieu Genillod has long been engaged in the defence of owners and tenants. A member of the Vaud Bar Association and the Swiss Bar Association, he provides representation and counsel to individuals and professionals in the real estate sector, and, in particular, argues before specialized courts (Lease court and Settlement Commission).
Mr. Matthieu Genillod practises law at the Alphalex Avocats SA firm, of which he is the founder and managing partner. Hence, he can count on the collaboration of lawyers experienced in the rights of owners and tenants in order to respond to a wide variety of situation.
He also has the support of a large network of professionals (appraisers, mediators, architects, engineers, etc.). Devoted to his profession, Mr. Genillod teaches private law in several institutions in Switzerland, and is a member of numerous professional associations.