Attorney at Law | LL.M. (New York)
Registered with the attorneys’ register and admitted to all Swiss courts of law
Vera Häne advises and represents her clients primarily on matters of family and divorce law as well as criminal law and its procedure (especially economic criminal law). Additionally, Vera represents the interests of foreign companies and foreign individuals in the context of market entry and transfer to Switzerland, particularly regarding residence permits and work permits. She has worked as an attorney specialised in the above areas for many years. This experience makes Vera an expert counsellor for both companies and private individuals.
Vera is a partner with Grossenbacher Attorneys at Law since 2010. Previously she worked as a court clerk at the Criminal Court of Lucerne canton and the Swiss Federal Court.
She completed her studies at Fribourg University with a Master’s degree in law and an additional qualification in European law (2003; magna cum laude). In 2005, Vera qualified to practice as an attorney in Lucerne. She also took a postgraduate diploma at New York University (LL.M., 2009) where she dealt in depth with US and international law. Subsequently, Vera gained practical experience while working with a Chicago law firm.
Vera is also engaged as a substitute judge at the Cantonal Court of Lucerne.