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Erika Ruggle

Erika Ruggle

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Profile Overview

  • Co-owner Ruggle Partner Attorney at Law and Mediators since 2015
  • Member of a law firm in Zürich 2009 -2015
  • Divisional director at Institute for systemic development IEF in Zurich 2011-2013 and member of the executive board of IEF 2011-2013
  • Certified coach 2008-2009 and change competency skills Aarau 2010-2014
  • Main and sole legal counsel of an international industrial company in Zug 2004-2007
  • Training as a mediator at the forum for family mediation in Zürich 2000-02, since 2002 ongoing performance of mediation in economy and family
  • Mother of a daughter and a teenage son
  • Legal counsel at a major Swiss reinsurance company 1995-1997 and a private bank in Zürich 1997-1998
  • Juridical internship at the district attorney’s office and at the district court 1993-1995
  • Licentiate in jurisprudence at the University of Zurich 1993: Acquisition lic. iur. Master of Law
  • Internship and part-time employment at major full service bank in Zürich 1985-1992

Areas of Practice

  • Conflict in organizations, leadership and communication
  • Workplace and team conflict
  • Generational conflicts and inheritance mediation
  • Family mediation and international couples
  • Languages: German and English, French for selected projects


lic. iur. Master of Law
Mediator SDM



«I really want to say thank you to you, you are a great mediator to me!» M.H. (Juli 2016)

«Your way of approaching different personalities is excellent as well as how you tackle differences and find a common denominator. I can strongly recommend you as mediator. » B.J. (May 2016)

«S. first night with his father has worked out very well. Afterwards he was very pleased and told me a lot about it. Also, the farewell ran smoothly. I am sure we have found a good solution with the visiting rights. I will also report this to the court. I would like to thank you once more for everything. You are a great support and I wish you and your family a happy holiday.» E.S (Dec 2015)

Awards, Honors & Memberships

Memberships (selection)

SDM-FSM; Swiss Umbrella Association for mediation, accredited since 2006

Supreme Court of Geneva; accredited mediator in civil matters since 2005

IfM; Institute for mediation, member since 2005

SKWM-SCCM; Swiss Chamber for commercial mediation, accredited 2004-2016