ESTHER ZYSSET

PhD in Law, Attorney-at-law, Partner

HOW WE CAN HELP

Esther Zysset has been practising public law for over ten years. In particular, she advises public institutions, namely in the field of higher education and religious organisations. She also has broad experience in the telecom sector and the digital economy.

Before joining Public Sector Law as partner she worked both independently as a lawyer and as an associate in international law firms in Geneva. She was also General Counsel of SWITCH in Zurich (2012-2016), where she was responsible for administrative law, IT, data protection and telecommunications law. She completed her PhD thesis at the University of Basle in 2019 on the subject of administrative contracts between the State and private entities (attribution of title upcoming).

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

2019 PhD (summa cum laude) in law, Basel
2011 Swiss bar admission, Geneva
2008 Bilingual MLaw (German/French), Fribourg

LANGUAGES

German, English, French, Spanish

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