Legal Counsel
Attorney at Law

Prof. Dr. Juana Vasella

Analyzing risks and side effects: Your experienced health law specialist.

Hanna Winkler
+41 44 254 98 90


Prof. Dr. iur. Juana Vasella's main areas of expertise are health and therapeutic products law and contract law. She advises pharmaceutical and medical device companies, doctors, pharmacists and therapists, hospitals, care facilities, and professional associations. Juana is also active in transport and logistics law and commercial criminal law.

Juana is a full professor of business law at the EAH Jena and co-director of the Competence Centre for Logistics and Transport Law at the University of Lucerne. For many years, she has taught at universities in Switzerland and Germany, is the author of numerous publications, speaks at conferences, and is the co-publisher and editor of "swissblawg".


2016 Doctorate (PhD) at the University of Zurich
2014 Admitted to the Bar in Zurich
2002 TU Dresden, Universidad de Léon and University of Augsburg (mag. iur.)


German, English, Spanish

Work Experience

since 2020 Full Professor of Business Law athe EAH Jena
since 2016 Legal Counsel at MME
since 2015 Co-Director at the Center for Logistics and Transport Law (KOLT) at the University of Lucerne
2014 - 2020 Scientific Assistant respectively Postdoc and Lecturer at the University of Lucerne
2010 - 2011 Junior Associate in a large business law firm in Zurich
2007 - 2009 Legal Internship at the Hanseatic Regional Appeal Court Hamburg
2007 - 2009 Independent Employee of the Ministry of Science and Research of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg
2002 - 2009 Scientific Employee and Lecturer at the Bucerius Law School, the University of Zurich and the TU Dresden


  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV)
  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)
  • Compliance Roundtable Switzerland (CRTS)
  • Swiss Criminological Society (SKG)
  • German Women Lawyers Association (DJB)
  • Ladies in Logistics Switzerland (LiLS)
  • German Association for Transport Law (DGTR)