Legal Affairs

Snapshot of the entrance to the Royal Courts of Justice in London
The building of the Royal Courts of Justice in London houses both the High Court and Court of Appeal of England and Wales © Pixabay

A range of special tasks is entrusted to the legal team. These responsibilities include:

  • following the institutional and legal developments in the UK;
  • dealing with cases involving treaties and other sources of international law;
  • observing human rights issues, and
  • generally supporting the Embassy in giving advice in legal affairs.

The legal team handles general inquiries regarding UK and Swiss legal issues.

Lawyers