Attorneys and public notaries

Route du Clovelli 10, CP 97, 3963 Crans-Montana 1, Switzerland
+41 27 481 24 49,

The Office

The office was founded in 1943 by Mr Charles-André MUDRY, public notary, who continued practising until 1980.

He was joined in 1976 by Mr Paul-Albert CLIVAZ, also a public notary.

In 2008, Mr Paul-Albert CLIVAZ went into partnership with his daughter Ms Maud CLIVAZ VARONE, attorney at law and public notary, and his son-in-law Mr Grégoire VARONE, attorney at law and public notary.

They were joined by Mr. Philippe PRALONG, attorney at law, et Ms Caroline REY, attorney at law and public notary, in 2013.

CLIVAZ & VARONE is a practice combining general public notaries and attorneys whose main experience fields are real estate law, matrimonial law and successions.

It is located at Route du Clovelli 10, 3963 Crans-Montana in the Canton of Valais, Switzerland.

Fields of activity

As Public Notaries

The system in force in the Canton of Valais is the one of Latin notaries.

A notary is an independent public officer who is authorised to draw up authentic acts, primarily in the following fields:

  • Real estate law (purchase, sale, preemptive rights, constitution of mortgages etc.)
  • Matrimonial law (pre-marital contracts)
  • Inheritance law/successions (will, inheritance pacts, estate settlement agreements)
  • Company law/corporate (constitution, modification of statutes, dissolution etc.)

A notary also advises his clients with regard to all areas related to these operations (e.g. tax law, law upon acquisition of real property by foreigners etc.).

As Attorneys

We provide counsel services and legal representation before the Courts, primarily in the following domains:

  • Matrimonial and family law
  • Inheritance law/li>
  • Contract law
  • Civil liability
  • Criminal law
  • Company law / corporate
  • Construction law
  • Immigration law
  • Litigation and bankruptcy
  • Insurance law

The Members

Paul-Albert Clivaz


Maud Clivaz Varone

Attorney and notary

Grégoire Varone

Attorney and notary

Caroline Rey

Attorney and notary

Philippe Pralong

Attorney and notary


Contact us

Our address

Route du Clovelli 10, CP 97
3963 Crans-Montana 1
Secondary office (on appointment only)
Ruelle du Midi 17
1950 Sion
Phone: +41 27 481 24 49 (Mon-Fri 8am-5.30pm)
Fax: +41 27 481 12 41
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