Pierre Bydzovsky holds a Master in Law degree from the University of Fribourg, Switzerland after having also studied at the Ruprechts-Karl-University of Heidelberg, Germany, with a specialization in European Union law.
He has completed his education with a Certificate of Advanced Studies in Criminal Judiciary from the Swiss Criminal Judicial School with honours (2011) and with a Master of Laws (LL.M) in International Trade Law of University Institute of European Studies and University of Turin, Italy, where he graduated in 2015 summa cum laude.
Pierre has more than 12 years of experience in commercial disputes. He has been admitted to the Geneva Bar in 2007, is a member of the Geneva Bar Examination Commission, of the Geneva Bar Association, of the Swiss Bar Association, of the Geneva Business Law Association and of the ICC-YAF.
As a partner of the Litigation group of Borel & Barbey, he assists parties in white collar crime related proceedings and commercial disputes, in particular related to inheritance law, foundations and trusts. He is also member of the Executive Committee of the Swiss Basketball Federation and advises federations, clubs and sportsmen on sport law issues.
Pierre is also a member of the Board of the Pension Institution of the Geneva Bar Association.
In addition to these civilian functions, Pierre also acts as President of the Military Court 1 responsible for judging criminal offences under military law, with the rank of lieutenant colonel.