FRÉDÉRIC BERNARD

ASSOCIATE

Personal information

Date of birth : 21.01.1979

Working languages : French, English, German, Spanish

Training

Law degree, University of Geneva

Diploma of further studies in law of obligations (Natural causality), University of Geneva

Doctorate in constitutional law (The state of law in the face of terrorism),University of Geneva

Visiting Scholar, UC Berkeley, School of Law (Research topic : The Legitimacy of Judicial Review)

Called to the bar, Geneva

Career path

Research and teaching assistant, Department of law of obligations, University of Geneva (2002-2004)

Academic coordinator of the Certificate of continuing education in human rights, University of Geneva (2005-2009)

Research and teaching assistant at the department of constitutional law, University of Geneva (2005-2009)

Member of the Appeal panel of the University of Geneva (2006-2008)

Firm of SIEGRIST & LAZZAROTTO (2011-2013), trainee lawyer

Part-time lecturer at the Faculty of law at the University of Geneva (Teaching : "Human rights") (2014)

Firm of SIEGRIST & LAZZAROTTO (from 1st March 2013), associate

Other professional activities

Member of the Commission for Innovations and Modernisation of the Bar (CIMBAR) of the Geneva Bar Association

Participant in the certificate of continuing education in human rights at the University of Geneva (Theme : "The fight against terrorism and human rights")

Member of the Academic committee, Colloquium on human rights, University of Geneva (President of the Committee since 2015)

Teaching

External instructor at the Geneva centre for police training (Teaching: "Human rights")

Lecturer at the Global Studies Institute at the University of Geneva (Teaching: "European human rights legislation")