Rachel Salem - OA Legal
Rachel Salem

Rachel graduated with a Masters of Law from the University of Geneva and a Certificate of Advanced Studies in Legal Professions. During her Master’s degree, she spent a year as an exchange student at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.

She worked as an assistant in the Department of Public Law of the Faculty of Law in Geneva before joining our firm as a trainee in 2017.

She was admitted to the Bar in May 2019 and came back to the firm as an Associate in September 2019.

She is active in most of the firm’s fields of activity.


Mail : rsalem@oalegal.ch
Tél : +41 22 786 88 66
E-fax : communications@oalegal.ch
Linkedin : Rachel Salem

Something you should know

“Travelling is a way to go back to basics”: as a backpacker, Rachel is a pragmatic lawyer.


  • Employment law
  • Business Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Corporate and Commercial


  • University of Geneva (Bachelor and Certificate of Advanced Studies in Legal Professions, Master in law)
  • Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (exchange student)


  • French
  • German
  • English


  • Member of the Geneva Bar Association
Legal publications and articles
  • Prof. Karine LEMPEN/ Rachel SALEM, Le droit à la réintégration suite à un congé de rétorsion, in : Droit du travail 2/2020 p. 97-110.
  • Camille LOPRENO/Rachel SALEM, Les entreprises peuvent-elles obliger leurs employés à un dépistage pour les remettre au travail ?, in : Journal Le Temps, 3 avril 2020.
  • Prof. Karine LEMPEN/ Rachel SALEM, Travail domestique en Suisse : défis liés à la réglementation d’un emploi atypique, in : Droit du travail 2/2017, p. 79-91.


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