Gabriela Thut-Wermelinger

Legal Associate, Notary Public

Profile

Gabriela Thut-Wermelinger joined MME in 2019 as Legal Associate. Prior to joining MME, she gained profound professional experience as a junior law clerk with two Swiss courts and as a lawyer and attorney at law in a major Swiss bank and a big business law firm in Zug and Zurich. Gabriela Thut-Wermelinger is a litigator and represents the interests of her national and international clients before courts and local authorities. She also advises clients predominantly in the areas of employment law, inheritance law, intellectual property law, competition law, licensing and distribution contracts law, IT law and general contract law.

Business activities

  • Litigation
  • International Arbitration
  • Employment and Immigration Law
  • Contract Law
  • Intellectual Property and Competition Law, IT Law
  • Inheritance Law and Succession
  • Tenancy Law

Education

2017
Admission to the Bar and admission as Notary Public
2013
University of Berne (MLaw)
2013
World Trade Institute of the University of Berne (WTI) and Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) (Summer Programme on Intellectual Property Rights)
2012
World Trade Institute of the University of Berne (WTI) (WTI Summer Academy on International Trade Regulation)
2012
University of Berne (International Negotiations Seminar)
2012
University of Berne (BLaw)
2011-2012
Autonomous University of Madrid (exchange semester)
2011
Cambridge Assessment English, University of Cambridge, CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)

Languages

  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Practical Experience

since 2019
Legal Associate at MME
2018-2019
Associate in a large business law firm in Zurich
2016
Lawyer at a major Swiss bank
2015-2016
Junior Associate in a large business law firm in Zug
2015
Legal Trainee at the Administrative Court of the Canton of Zug
2014
Legal Trainee at a major Swiss bank
2014
Legal Trainee at the Court of Labour of the Canton of Lucerne
2013
Research Assistant at the University of Berne

Memberships

  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV/FSA)
  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)
  • Institute of Intellectual Property (INGRES)
  • International Association for the Protection of Industrial Property (AIPPI)
  • Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht e.V.