Emmy Gijs represents clients mainly in contractual and commercial disputes, and represents both companies and individuals before state (civil and administrative) and arbitral courts. She advises clients in the fields of corporate law, contract law, banking and finance as well as intellectual property and art law.
Emmy Gijs practices in French and English. She is registered with the Geneva Bar and is a member of the Geneva Bar Association and the Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA).
Geneva Bar admission (2022)
University of Geneva, Certificate of advanced studies in legal professions (2021)
University of Zurich, Master of Law, Double Degree (magna cum laude) (2020)
University of Maastricht (Netherlands), Master of Laws in Corporate and Commercial Law (LL.M) (2019)
University of Lausanne, Bachelor of Laws (magna cum laude) (2017)
High school degree (2014)
Aegis: associate (since 2023)
Aegis (formerly ABR Attorneys at Law): junior associate (2020-2022)
MCE Avocats, Lausanne : Summer intern (August 2018)
District Court, Vevey : Intern (February 2018)
State Chancellery, Canton de Vaud : Translation of legal texts (July 2017)
Geneva Bar Association (Ordre des Avocats de Genève, ODAGE)
Swiss Bar Association (Fédération Suisse des Avocats, FSA)
Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)