On 16 March 2020, the Swiss Federal Council declared an “extraordinary situation” under the Federal Law of Epidemics. This is the most severe status contemplated under the law and equates to a state of emergency. It allows the Federal Government to order all necessary measures for parts of or the…
Gabrielle Tschopp is an Associate in Baker McKenzie’s Litigation & Dispute Resolution and Investigations & Compliance practice groups in Zurich. Gabrielle obtained degrees from the University of St. Gallen (M.A. in Law and B.A. in International Affairs). Prior to joining the Firm, she worked as a legal trainee in a corporate law firm in Zurich and in Chinese and Swiss corporate law firms in China. She also worked as a law clerk at the District Court of Affoltern and as a trainee in a Big Four. Gabrielle was admitted to the bar in 2019.