Dominique Burger

Admitted to the Geneva Bar

Former President of the Geneva Bar Association

Law degree, University of Geneva

French - English - German


After obtaining her law degree at the University of Geneva, Dominique Burger was admitted to the Bar in 1979. She then joined our firm as an associate and became a partner in 1986.

Dominique Burger has seated as deputy judge at the Geneva Court of Appeals (Leases and Tenancy matters chamber) from 1990 to 2005.

Practice areas

Her legal practice covers all areas of private law, with a specialization in real estate and construction law, including project development and financing, transactions, landlord-tenant matters, architectural and construction agreements and realty law (co-owners agreements, entitlements, subdivisions, easements and rights of way, special use permits).

Professional affiliations

Dominique Burger is an active member of the Board of the Geneva Bar Association, which she chaired between 2006 and 2008.

She also is a member of the Arbitration Association for Commercial Leases


Practice areas

  • Litigation
    • Real Estate Litigation
    • Administrative Law Litigation
  • Property Law
    • Acquisition of Real Estate (both commercial and residential)
    • Real Estate Development
    • Obtaining Building Permits
    • Commercial and Residential Leases
    • Contractor Contracts
    • Architect Contracts
    • Property Law
  • Administrative Law, Procurements
    • Construction Law
    • Land Planning
    • Procurements (advice and litigation)