Julie Wynne is a partner at FRORIEP and the Head of its Charities and Social Enterprise practice. She is a highly regarded impact lawyer with a particular expertise in nonprofit or-ganisations, mission-driven businesses and sustainable finance. She is also specialised in all aspects of private clients, with a focus on art and philanthropy. She has a particular focus on advising philanthropists on the legal aspects of structuring their giving.
Julie Wynne is very involved in the promotion of philanthropy and the use of business as a force for good. She is Vice-President of ESELA – the Legal Network for Social Impact and a Board member of Giving Women. She is also Co-Chair of STEP Philanthropy Advisors Steering Committee and a member of the Advisory Council of the Geneva Center for Busi-ness and Human Rights (GCBHR) and an active member of Nexus.
She is personally involved in many philanthropic projects and sits in various Boards of foun-dations, in the field of the empowerment of women through Giving Women, the humanitarian action through Switzerland for UNHCR Foundation and the arts in general, being a member of various Patrons' Club of cultural institutions and a Trustee of the Musée de l'Elysée.
Julie has been admitted to practice in Switzerland since 2007. She holds a Master of Laws from the Universities of Geneva and Zurich (lic. iur., 2005) and a Certificate in Transnational Law from the University of Geneva (2005). She speaks and publishes regularly on the world of philanthropy, innovative and efficient charitable giving and mission-driven businesses.