Junior Legal Associate

Dominik Elmiger Bernal

Adapting to each person and each case individually: as a prospective lawyer, this is his strength.


Dominik Elmiger Bernal* gained valuable insight into the diverse challenges of a lawyer during his studies. Whether in providing legal advice on social and migration issues at an NGO or in the compliance department of a major Zurich bank, clients have varied wishes and demands. Understanding and representing them individually is an essential foundation for successful legal counsel. Dominik brings openness and impartiality to this task. After completing his studies, he gained experience as a legal intern at an ombudsman's office and in a prosecutor's office.

Dominik Elmiger Bernal is currently undergoing his legal internship at MME and will subsequently prepare for the bar exam.

*not yet registered with the bar


2022 Master of Law, University of Lucerne
2019 Bachelor of Law, University of Lucerne


German, Spanish, English

Work Experience

since 2023 Junior Legal Associate at MME
2023 Legal trainee at the public prosecutor’s office
2022 - 2023 Legal trainee at the ombudsman office of the city of Zurich
2019 - 2022 Student employee at the Zürcher Kantonalbank, Financial Crime Compliance
2019 Legal adviser in an NGO