Committed to the highest standards since 1992

STEP is the leading worldwide professional body for practitioners in the fields of trusts, estates and related issues

The Geneva branch of STEP – the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners – was formed in Geneva in 1992 to assist professionals maintain the highest standards in serving their clients, and to further the objectives of the worldwide STEP organisation. It was converted to a formal association in 2004, registered at the Geneva Register of Commerce.

The Geneva Association currently has over 440 full members and holds monthly luncheon meetings addressed by experts in the many areas of interest to trust and estate professionals. In addition, conferences, training sessions and student events are held throughout the year. Information about forthcoming meetings, conferences and training sessions is on the step-events and step-courses pages.

STEP is a company limited by guarantee and its registered office is at Artillery House (South), 11-19 Artillery Row, London, SW1P 1RT, United Kingdom.

Student members and Student Observer Programme

In addition to the full members, the branch has over 250 student members, and the branch committee appoints from time to time a student observer to communicate students’ wishes and concerns to the committee. Information on becoming a student member of STEP is on the membership page.