Prof. Dr. Juana Vasella

Legal Counsel

Profile

Juana Vasella primarily works as a legal counsel and provides legal opinions in Swiss, German and international contract law and in law of therapeutic products and health law as well as in white collar crime. She is a full professor of business law at the University of Applied Sciences Jena and the co-director of the Center for Logistics and Transport Law (KOLT) at the University of Lucerne.

Business activities

  • Swiss, German and international contract law
  • Therapeutic products and health law
  • White collar crime
  • Compliance
  • Legal opinions

Education

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

Languages

  • German
  • English
  • Spanish

Practical Experience

since 2020
Full Professor of Business Law
since 2016
Legal Counsel at MME
since 2015
Co-Director at the Center for Logistics and Transport Law (KOLT)
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 department of Science and Research of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg
2002-2009
Scientific Employee and Lecturer at at the TU Dresden, the University of Zurich and the Bucerius Law School

Academic Appointments 

  • Lecturer on business law at the University of Applied Sciences of Trier
  • Co-director of the Center for Logistics and Transport Law (KOLT)
  • Co-publisher and editor of Swissblawg
  • Visiting Research Fellow at King's College London
  • Visiting Research Fellow at British Institute of International and Comparative Law (BIICL) in London

Memberships

  • 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)

Services

Contact

Prof. Dr. Juana Vasella
Legal Counsel

T +41 44 254 99 66
Email
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Publications

  • Health Law | Life Sciences

    Auswirkungen des neuen Verjährungsrechts auf den medizinischen Alltag 2020

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  • Regulatory Compliance

    Die originäre Verantwortlichkeit des Unternehmens nach Art. 102 Abs. 2 StGB – Bemerkungen zu BGer 6B_124/2016 vom 11.10.2016 forumpoenale (Stämpfli Verlag) 2018

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All publications