Dr. iur. Andrea Degginger

Education: 2002-2003 Conflict analysis, Germany
1996 – 1998 Conflict Resolution Program, Justice Institute of British Columbia, Canada
1996 British Columbia International Commercial Arbitration Center, Vancouver, Canada
1989 – 1991 Fellowship Swiss National Science Foundation, Harvard University, USA
1986 Doctorate University of Berne
1982 Licentiate, University of Berne
Practicing certificate: 1998, St. Gallen
Specialisation: 2003 Mediator registered with the Swiss Bar Association
Professional Career: 12/2009 Setting up my own lawyers’ office
2003 Started work as mediator in out-of-court conflict resolution
2000 Began to work as self-employed lawyer
1998 – 11/2009 Lawyer in a law firm
1993 – 1996 Academic Director University of St. Gallen
1991 – 1993 Legal Officer Federal Office for Justice
1986 – 1989 Assistant to President of ETH (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology) Zurich
Secondary Employment: Chairwoman of the arbitration board in the employment law dispute resolution procedure of the city of St. Gallen
Teaching at the University of St. Gallen
Lecturer at KV Ost (Business Association East)
Foundation Councillor, Museum im Lagerhaus, St. Gallen
Publications: Contributions to copyright appreciation of contemporary art, Berne 1986
Marital settlement agreements on property acquisition in: Aktuelle Juristische Praxis [Current Legal Practice], 2001/6
Examples of mediation in family and business disputes in: Konsens und Mediation im Verwaltungsbereich [Consensus and Mediation in Administration] Schulthess 2004
Mediation – Assisted Negotiation in: index 2007/1
Certificates of employment: Guidelines and tightrope walking in: mandat, 2009/3
Memberships: St. Gallen Bar Association
Swiss Bar Association
Languages: German, English, French