Catherine Ming

Admitted to the Geneva Bar

Law degree, University of Geneva

Certificate of superior studies in Mediation, Kurt Bösch Academic Institute

Specialist mediator FSA (Swiss Bar Association)

Certificate of Advanced Studies "La Parole de l'enfant en Justice", University Institute Kurt Bösch/Institut des Droits de l'Enfant Sion, june 2015

French - English - Italian

Background

Catherine Ming obtained a law degree at the University of Geneva (1980), was admitted to the Bar (1982) and first practiced with an eminent Professor of contract and commercial law, Pierre Engel. She then was the associate of an international business law firm, Mayor & Balser. After having drafted a commentary on international sale of goods, she joined our firm as an independent associate in 1993.

Catherine Ming participated in 1995 in the formation of an association for the defence of the rights of children, which she chaired from 2001 to 2009.

As an attorney specialized in mediation, Catherine Ming experienced this alternative conflict resolution method in several European Countries and has knowledge of the practice of mediation in a Geneva based international organization.

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Catherine Ming obtained a law degree at the University of Geneva (1980), was admitted to the Bar (1982) and first practiced with an eminent Professor of contract and commercial law, Pierre Engel. She then was the associate of an international business law firm, Mayor & Balser. After having drafted a commentary on international sale of goods, she joined our firm as an independent associate in 1993.

Catherine Ming participated in 1995 in the formation of an association for the defence of the rights of children, which she chaired from 2001 to 2009.

As an attorney specialized in mediation, Catherine Ming experienced this alternative conflict resolution method in several European Countries and has knowledge of the practice of mediation in a Geneva based international organization.

Professional affiliations

Geneva Bar Association

Swiss Lawyer Association

Political Activities

Catherine Ming has been a member of the Founex (Vaud) legislative authorities (1994-2009), a member of its economy committee (1995-1997) and of its finance committee which she chaired (2007-2009). She was elected as a member of the scholar authorities of the secondary degree in the district of Coppet (1995-2004) which she chaired (2000-2004) and as the vice-chairman of the cantonal scholar authorities (Union des Commissions Scolaires Vaudoises 1996-1999).

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