Born in 1968, Christophe Maillefer is a graduate of the University of Lausanne and a postgraduate of the College of Europe in Bruges (Belgium).
He was admitted to the Geneva Bar in 1996, joined the Firm in 1997 and became Partner in 2004.
Before joining Gros & Waltenspühl, Christophe Maillefer worked as an Assistant Professor at the College of Europe in Bruges and for several law firms based in Zurich, Brussels and Geneva specialised in Corporate Law, Competition Law and European Law.
His main areas of practice are Intellectual Property Law, Contract Law, Competition Law and Sports Law.
He is a member of the Anti-Counterfeiting Committee of the European Communities Trade Mark Association (ECTA).