Lic. iur. HSG Jürg Jakob

Attorney-at-Law and notary public, born 1966

registered in the official register of Lawyers and register of notaries public

Languages: German, English

Education

  • Graduated in law from the University of St. Gallen (1994)
  • Admitted to the bar (1998)
  • Swiss certified social insurance specialist (2008)

Professional Experience

  • ab ovo Court clerk at the District Court of Unterrheintal (1994/1995)
  • Assistant in the law office of Rohner, Thurnherr & Wiget (1996)
  • Legal consultant at the St. Galler Kantonalbank (1998–2004)
  • Self-employed lawyer (since 2005)
  • President of the staff association of the city of St. Gallen (since 2005)
  • Member of the administrative commission of the Pension Fund of the city of St. Gallen (since 2014), President (2017/2018)

Practice areas

  • Inheritance law, estate planning, execution of wills
  • Labour and public personnel law
  • Social insurance and liability law
  • Occupational benefit plans
  • Tenancy law
  • Debt enforcement and insolvency law
  • Contract law

Memberships

  • Swiss and St. Gallen Bar Association
  • Law Alumni of the University of St. Gallen
  • Delegate of the TCS [Touring Club of Switzerland] Eastern Switzerland branch

 

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