Vanessa Ndoumbe NkottoAssociate

Langagues

  • French, English, Spanish

Main fields of activity 

  • Family and persons' law (national and international divorce, separation, matrimonial estate, nuptial and prenuptial agreements, judiciary measures of protection of the marital union, international child abduction, registered partnerships)
  • Family finances
  • Splitting of occupational pension scheme (second pillar)
  • International private law
  • Recognition and enforcement of foreign orders and judgments
  • Medically assisted procreation
  • Criminal law
  • Legal assistance for victims of criminal offence

Memberships

  • Geneva Bar Association
  • Swiss Lawyers' Federation
  • Human rights Commission of the Geneva Bar
  • International association of young lawyers (AIJA)
  • Certificate of advanced studies in legal professions (2011)

Education

  • Master of Laws in international public and Europen law (2010)
  • Certificate of advanced studies in human rights, University of Geneva (2019)
  • Bar Exam in Geneva (2013)
  • Certificate of advanced studies in legal professions (2011)
  • Master of Laws in international public and European law (2010)
  • Erasmus at the University Panthéon-Assas, Paris (2009-2010)
  • Bachelor of Laws (2008)

Professional experience

  • Associate lawyer with the Firm BRS Avocats (since 2019, and previously from 2013 to 2018)
  • Associate lawyer with a law Firm in Geneva (2019)
  • Lawyer, Terre des hommes Foundation (2018)
  • Legal intern, International criminal court in the Hague (2013)
  • Trainee with a law Firm in Geneva (2012-2013)
  • Trainee with the Service for the protection of minors (2012)