Dr. iur. HSG Rebecca von Rappard

Attorney-at-Law and notary public, born 1968
registered in the official register of lawyers and register of notaries public

Languages: German, English, French

Education

  • Study of the law at the University of St. Gallen (graduated 1994)
  • Admitted to the St. Gallen bar 1996
  • Award of Dr. iur. at the University of St. Gallen on the topic “Die Regelung der Kosten nach st. gallischem Verwaltungsrechtspflegegesetz” 2004
  • Specialist qualification in building and real estate law SAV “Certificate of advanced studies in Bau- und Immobilienrecht” 2006-2007

Professional Experience

  • Court clerk at the Administrative Court of the Canton of St. Gallen (1996–2009)
  • active as a lawyer since 1996

Additional Functions

  • Lecturer at the University of St. Gallen since 2004
  • President of the primary school in Uttwil since 2013
  • Member of the authorities of the secondary school of Dozwil-Kesswil-Uttwil since 2013
  • President of the organising body of the day-care centre Chinderhuus Sunnehof, Romanshorn, since 2012
  • Member of the board of the friends’ association PHTG since 2015

Practice areas

  • Administrative law/building and planning law
  • Public personnel law
  • Property law
  • General contract law
  • Order contract, sales contract and service contract law
  • Labour law
  • Tenancy and lease law
  • Inheritance law (including estate planning and execution of wills)
  • Family law

Memberships

  • Swiss and Thurgau Association of the Bar

Overview