Dr. Lucy Gordon

Legal Partner, LL.M., Certified Specialist SBA Tort and Insurance Law

Profile

Lucy Gordon-Vrba specializes in the field of insurance law. She advises insurance companies and insurance brokers in connection with regulatory and private law matters. She advises and represents clients before courts and arbitral tribunals in the areas of contract and corporate law. Dr. Gordon-Vrba also acts as an arbitrator and has published numerous articles on topics related to international procedural law.

Business activities

  • Insurance and Liability Law
  • Litigation and International Arbitration
  • International and Swiss Contract, Business and Corporate Law
  • Health Law and Medical Malpractise

Education

2014
Certified Specialist SBA Tort and Insurance Law  
2007
University of Zurich (Dr. iur.)  
2005-2006
Visiting Researcher, Harvard Law School   
2004
Admitted to the New York Bar  
2003
Harvard Law School (LL.M.) 
2000
Admitted to the Zurich Bar  
1997 
University of Zurich (lic. iur.)

Languages

  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Czech
  • Slovak  

Practical Experience  

2008-2010
Attorney at two large US law firms in New York  
2007
Associate at a commercially orientated large Swiss law firm in Zurich
2003-2005
Associate at a commercially orientated large Swiss law firm in Zurich and Geneva
2000-2002
Associate at a commercially orientated large Swiss law firm in Zurich and Geneva  
1999
Trainee at a commercially orientated large law firm in Zurich
1998
Judicial Clerk at the District Court of Zurich

Memberships

  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV)
  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)
  • New York State Bar Association (NYSBA)
  • Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)
  • Swiss Association of Tort and Insurance Law (SGHVR)