Education

2017

Habilitation, University of Lucerne, venia legendi for Civil Procedure, Private Law and Comparative Law

2014

Certificate of Advanced Judiciary Studies, Justice Academy, Universities of Lucerne and Neuchâtel

2009


Bar Examination of the Canton of Bern

2007

Dottore di ricerca in diritto civile, University of Bologna

2007

Doctor iuris, University of Bern

2007

Summer School, London School of Economics (International Law)

2004

Licentiatus iuris, University of Bern

2004

Erasmus Studies, University of Bologna

1999

A-Levels (Matura), Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliches Gymnasium Bern-Neufeld

Experience

2021

Justice at the Swiss Federal Supreme Court in Lausanne

2020

Deputy Justice at the Swiss Federal Supreme Court

2019

Lecturer at the Swiss Judicial Academy

2018

Lecturer for Civil Procedure, University of Bern

2017 - 2020

Judge at the Supreme Court of the Canton of Bern, President of the II. Civil Chamber, Member of the Supervisory Authority in Bankruptcy Matters und of the Child and Adult Protection Court

2015

Lecturer at the University of St. Gallen (Course on Civil Litigation)

2013 - 2017

Deputy Judge at the Supreme Court of the Canton of Bern, Civil and Criminal Division

2008 - 2017

Judicial Clerk at the Swiss Federal Supreme Court

2008

Junior Associate, Python & Peter, Geneva

2004 - 2007

Research and Teaching Assistant, University of Bern

2001 – 2004

Junior Research Assistant, University of Bern

Further Activities

2020

Founding member of the Swiss Institute for the Judiciary

2020

Member of the Board, Ursula Wirz Foundation

Membership

Zivilrechtslehrervereinigung e.V.

Vereinigung der Zivilprozessrechtslehrer Deutschlands, Österreichs und der Schweiz

Schweizerische Konferenz der Hochschullehrer für Zivilverfahrensrecht

Verband Bernischer Richterinnen und Richter, Staatsanwältinnen und Staatsanwälte

Schweizerische Vereinigung der Richterinnen und Richter

Association Suisse de l’Arbitrage

Bernischer Juristenverein

Deutsch-Italienische Juristenvereinigung

Deutsche Institution für Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit e.V.

Schweizerische Vereinigung für Internationales Recht

Vereinigung für Schuldbetreibungs- und Konkursrecht

Languages

de

German (mother tongue)

fr

French (fluent)

en

English (fluent)

it

Italian (fluent)

es

Spanish (basic knowledge)

tr

Turkish (basic knowledge)