Tanja Schmidt Associate
Dr. iur., Attorney at Law

Tanja Schmidt


Dr. iur., Attorney at Law

+41 58 450 70 00



Route de Chêne 30

CH-1211 Geneva


  • Expertise

    Tanja Schmidt is an associate in the Litigation and Arbitration group based at our Geneva office, where her practice is focused on civil and criminal litigation. Tanja's expertise also includes advising both individuals and corporate clients such as international companies, banks and other financial institutions on contractual, commercial, debt enforcement and bankruptcy matters.

  • Specialist Areas

    Commercial and Bank Litigation, Bankruptcy and Debt Collection, Employment Litigation, Criminal Litigation
  • Practices

  • Professional Experience and Education

    and Education

    2020 Associate at Lenz & Staehelin
    2017-20 Clerk at the Swiss Supreme Court
    2014-17 Associate in a Swiss law firm
    2010-12 University of Geneva (Research & Teaching Assistant in Contract Law)
    2007-09 Legal Trainee in a Swiss law firm
    2018 University of Geneva (Dr. iur.)
    2013 Columbia Law School and Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law (Visiting Scholar)
    2009 Admission to Geneva Bar
    2007 University of Geneva (MLaw)
    2006 University of Geneva (lic.iur.)
  • Languages

    French, English, German
  • Contact Details