Mona Stephenson specialises in M&A, financing transactions and corporate law. With over 10 years of experience, she regularly advises Swiss and international companies, from multinational companies to SMEs and start-ups, on various corporate matters, including M&A, private equity, venture capital, debt financing, corporate governance and commercial contracts. Her experience spans a wide range of industries such as healthcare, banking and luxury goods.
Before joining Meyerlustenberger Lachenal as a Partner, Mona Stephenson worked in other leading Swiss law firms. She holds an LL.M. from the New York University and the National University of Singapore in Global Business Law and Corporate and Financial Services. Before passing the bar exam in Geneva, she studied at the Universities of Lausanne, Zurich and Fribourg.
Mona Stephenson is fluent in French and English and is member of several professional associations. She is also the cofounder of the Women's Business Society association and member of the committee on gender equality of the Geneva Bar Association. She regularly speaks at conferences and writes articles on various topics related to corporate law.
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal is one of Switzerland's leading business law firms with over 100 lawyers. With offices in Zurich, Geneva, Zug, and Lausanne, Meyerlustenberger Lachenal advises domestic and international clients in all areas of business law. The Corporate and M&A practice team of Meyerlustenberger Lachenal comprises 10 partners and 15 associates, specialising in national and cross-border M&A and private equity transactions as well as projects related to corporate and commercial law.