COVID-19 / Coronavirus
The world is taking extraordinary steps to fight and delay the spread of COVID-19. At Schellenberg Wittmer, we have taken the necessary steps to protect the health of our employees, our clients and the wider communities we work and live in. Most of our lawyers and staff now work remotely, but we remain fully available and reachable by phone (the normal phone numbers), email, fax and regular mail.

Click here to learn more about our COVID-19 resources. And a compilation of all COVID-19 regulations enacted by the Swiss government can be found here.

 
 

Vanessa Rüegger is a Trainee Lawyer in our Zurich office.

Career

Professional Experience
2019
Trainee Lawyer at Schellenberg Wittmer
2018-2019
Fulbright Scholar, Yeshiva University and Bernstein Human Rights Fellow, New York University
2013-2018
Associate Professor, Swiss Distance University Institute and Postdoc & Lecturer, University of Basel
2011
SNSF-Visiting Researcher, University of London
2009-2010
Research Assistant, University of Fribourg
2007-2008
Junior Research Assistant, University of Fribourg
Education and Admission
2013
Dr. iur., University of Fribourg
2008
Master of Law, University of Fribourg
2007
Bachelor of Law, University of Fribourg
Additional Professional Activities
  • Regular publications in her area of specialization
  • Lecturer, University of Basel
 

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