Darina Herden



t +4122 702 07 00


French, English, Bulgarian, Spanish, Basic German and Russian


  • AIBL, Association of International Business Lawyer, Former Committee Member
  • AGDA, Association Genevoise de Droit des Affaires
  • ACICA, Australian Centre for International Commercial Arbitration

Practice Areas

Litigation & Arbitration, Banking & Finance

“Details and dedication make all the difference when it comes to crafting a satisfying solution for our clients.”

Darina is a member of the commercial law team of the firm in Geneva and qualified as an attorney in Switzerland in 2011. She joined Chabrier Avocats in January 2018 after earning an LL.M. in International Investment Law and International Commercial Arbitration. Before completing the LL.M. program, Darina worked for important Geneva law firms (2008-2017). Her main areas of practice are banking and commercial law, civil and criminal litigation and international commercial arbitration.

Notable work

  • Advising and representing clients before civil and criminal jurisdictions
  • Drafting statements of cases in litigation proceedings before civil, criminal and arbitration courts
  • Negotiating settlements in complex disputes


  • Graduated from the University of Geneva (2006) with an exchange year at the University of Bern (2004-5)
  • Received her LL.M. from the University of Sydney (2017) in International Investment Law and International Commercial Arbitration
  • Trained at a number of reputable Geneva-based firms (2008-17)
  • Joined Chabrier Avocats (2018)