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Faculty of Law Chair Jakob

Prof. Dr. iur. Dominique Jakob, M.I.L. (Lund)

Chair for Private Law, University of Zurich

Pestalozzistrasse 24
8032 Zurich

Office PES-H-304 (Prof. Jakob)
Office PES-H-302/306/307 (assistants) 
Office PES-H-303 (secretary)

Consultations:  upon appointment only
Contact:  +41 (0)44 634 15 76,
Social Network:

Office hours (secretary)

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday

9.00 to 16.00
Wednesday, Friday closed

Center for Foundation Law


+41 (0)44 634 15 76,
Homepage: Center for Foundation Law

Weiterführende Informationen

Center for Foundation Law

Center for Foundation Law

Seminar Best Foundation Board Practice XII

Tuesday, 27 August 2024

Lake Side, Zurich

With a presentation by Prof. Dr. Dominique Jakob

Programme EIZ

New publication

Jakob, Swiss Enterprise Foundations: Overview and Current Challenges, in: Sanders/Thomsen (eds.), Entreprise Foundation Law in a Comparative Perspective, p. 83–102

njus 2022

New publication

Jakob/Kaufmann/Savanovic/Studhalter/Wittkämper, Verein – Stiftung – Trust: Entwicklungen,, 2022, 2023

New publication

Jakob/Brugger/Humbel, Recht der Non-Profit-Organisationen: In a nutshell, 2023

Private Client Global Elite

Private Client Global Elite 2020-21

Dominique Jakob was again selected for the Private Client Global Elite Directory 2021, a list of the world's most respected lawyers advising UHNW clients as nominated by peers within the private wealth industry.

We have moved!

The chair is now located at:

Pestalozzistrasse 24
8032 Zurich