Gianna ABEGG

Senior Associate

Gianna ABEGG is an experienced associate at Eiger’s Shanghai office. Gianna is admitted to the Swiss bar, and her extensive work in the Greater China area focuses on matters pertaining to foreign investment, employment, dispute resolution, and corporate matters. She is also active in company setups, most notably for foreign companies interested in Greater China markets.

Admitted to the Bar in Zurich, Switzerland in 2012


  • Law School, University of Zurich, Switzerland (LL.M)


  • Eiger, Shanghai since 2016
  • Eiger, Taipei 2013-2015
  • District Court of Zurich
  • Major Swiss financial institution, Swiss legal expenses insurance company



German, English, French, Chinese


Health & Life Sciences, Digital Economy, Corporate & Investment, Intellectual Property, Employment, Private Clients


2014-17: Member of the Swiss-Chinese Chamber of Commerce (Switzerland)
Since 2016: Member of the Board of Directors and (since 2017) National Representative of SwissCham Shanghai
Since 2016: Member of the International Bar Association (IBA)
Since 2014: Member of the European Chamber of Commerce Taiwan
Since 2014: University of Zurich Alumni, International Alumni Chair Taiwan and Shanghai
2014-2016: President of the Swiss Association of Taiwan