About Attoney Nicolas Schwarz

Attorney Nicolas Schwarz

Professional Experience

Law Firms and Court

  • Own law firm in Zurich (since 2006).
  • Associate in a medium size business law firm in Zurich (2003 - 2006).
  • Associate in a big business law firm in Zurich (2000 - 2002).
  • Trainee in a big business law firm in Zurich (1998 - 1999).
  • Court clerk at the District Court of Meilen (1997 - 1998).
  • Summer trainee in a big business law firm in Munich, Germany (1995).

Teaching

  • Part-time teacher for labor law at Juventus Akademie AG (since 2007).
  • Teacher for Commercial Law and Business Administration at HSO Business School in Zurich (1998 - 2000).
  • Law teacher at a technical school in Zurich (1994 - 1996).

Education

  • Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago, IL (2002 - 2003): Master of Laws (LL.M.) with honors.
  • Bar admission by the High Court of Zurich (2000).
  • University of Zurich School ow Law (1991 - 1997): Licentiatus Iuris with magna cum laude.

Memberships

  • Zurich Bar Association
  • Section labor law of Zurich Bar Association
  • Section litigation of Zurich Bar Association
  • Swiss Bar Association
  • Alumni of District Court of Meilen
  • Alumni of European Law Students' Association
  • Alumni of Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago, IL
  • Association of Fellows and Legal Scholars of the Center For International Legal Studies, Salzburg
  • Amnesty International

Languages

  • German
  • English
  • French (speaking only)
  • Italian (speaking only)