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Areas of practice

Dispute Resolution; Employment

Personal Information

Bar Admission: Switzerland, 2009
Office: Geneva
Languages: French, English, German

Contact

Tanja Schmidt
Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd
1211 / P.O.Box 2088
1211 Geneva 1 / Switzerland

T +41 22 707 8000
F +41 22 707 8001

Tanja Schmidt

Senior Associate

Contact

Tanja Schmidt
Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd
1211 / P.O.Box 2088
1211 Geneva 1 / Switzerland

T +41 22 707 8000
F +41 22 707 8001

Tanja Schmidt is a senior associate in our Dispute Resolution Group in Geneva. Her main areas of practice include domestic and international commercial litigation.

Tanja Schmidt graduated from the University of Geneva School of Law in 2006 (lic. iur.) and in 2007 (Master of Law in Economic Law) after having spent one year as a visiting student at the University of Zurich School of Law. After graduation, she worked as a trainee lawyer at the Tribunal of First Instance and in a Geneva law firm. She was admitted to the bar in 2009.

Tanja Schmidt then worked as a research and teaching assistant in contract and tort law at the University of Geneva from 2010 to 2012, where she is currently a Ph.D. candidate. In 2013, she stayed as a visiting researcher at Columbia University School of Law (New York) and at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law (Hamburg).

Tanja Schmidt joined us in 2014.