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  J. Mischa Mensik, lic. iur. (Zurich University)
 
Education/Experience:
- 1983 – lic. iur. diploma Zurich University
- 1983 – Internships with Lawyers Association Zurich as well as with various law offices in Zurich
- 1987 – Assistant for Civil Law Zurich University, various study trips in Europe and the U.S.A
- 1987 – Bar exam Kanton of Zurich - 1987
- 1989 - 1989 – Secretary of the Lawyers Association Zurich
- Since 1990 – partner at the law office Mensik & Schmid, Attorneys at Law, Zurich and Meggen/Luzern

Athletic Career:
- Volleyball National League A/European Cup (nowadays Champions League/Clubs: Voléro Zurich/Spada Academica Zurich

Memberships:
- Swiss Lawyers Association (SAV)
- Lucerne Lawyers Association (LAV)
- Zurich Lawyers Association (ZAV)
- Co-Founder and Board Member Chamber of Commerce Switzerland, Middle-and Eastern-Europe of SEC, Zurich
- Chairman Mediation Office SEC, Zurich
- Member Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)-Section Zurich
- Foundation Board Member European Animal Protection (Section Switzerland)
- Elected, Official Defense Attorney (Kanton of Lucerne)
- Defense Attorney on Call (Kantons of Zurich and Lucerne)

Preferred Legal Areas:
- Liability and Insurance Law (National and International)
- Criminal and Penal Law (Criminal Defense)
- Traffic Law
- Commercial Law and Contract Law for Small, Medium and Large Corporations in Switzerland as well as in Middle- and Eastern-Europe - Arbitration and Mediation
- International Judicial Assistance in Civil and Penal Matters
- Foundation Law, Sports Law, and Hunting Law
- Knowledge in Eastern-European (EU) Legislation, and direct representation toward local courts ad authorities, particularly in bank and insurance matters, in the respective language

Languages
German, Czech, Slovakian, Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian, Montenegrinian, English, as well as basic knowledge in Slovenian, Polish, Bulgarian, Russian (in Cyrillic letters), and Macedonian


 
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