Birgitta Zbinden Anwältin Schaffhausen

lic. iur. Birgitta Zbinden


Admitted to the bar in 1999

Areas of activity:

  • Commercial, corporate and general contract law
  • Marriage and inheritance law
  • Liability and private insurance law / social insurance law
  • Labour Law
  • Tenancy law
  • Property law
  • Collections and bankruptcy law
  • Criminal law
  • Road traffic law
  • International privacy law



  • Admitted to the bar of the Canton of Zurich (1999)
  • Master of Law, University of Zurich (1995)


Professional Experience

  • Partner in the law firm Roth Hauser & Zbinden, Schaffhausen (2014)
  • Partner in the law firm Storrer,Hubmann, Trächsel & Partner, Schaffhausen (2007-2014)
  • Lawyer in the law firm Storrer,Hubmann & Trächsel, Schaffhausen (1999-2006)
  • Extraordinary law clerk, legal secretary, extraordinary law clerk for the tenancy court, chairman of the joint arbitration board for rental and leasing matters at the District Court of Affoltern am Albis, Zurich Canton (1997)
  • Extraordinary legal secretary at the District Court of Affoltern am Albis, Zurich Canton (1996)
  • Clerk at the District Court of Affoltern am Albis, Zurich Canton(1995 – 1996)



  • Lecturer in business and IT contract law at the Institute for Business Informations, Kalaidos University of Applied Science
  • Board member, Schaffhausen Bar Association
  • Member of the Swiss Bar Association
  • Vice President, Verein Friedeck, Schaffhausen
  • Member of the Election Preparation Committee of the Canton of Schaffhausen
  • Member of the Schaffhausen Lawyers Association
  • Member and previous board member of SWEA (Swedish Women’s Educational Association)
  • Member BPW (Business & Professional Women)
  • Member of Swedish Club Schaffhausen
  • Member of History Club Schaffhausen


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