Admitted to the Bar (Fribourg 2014 and Geneva 2016)

Main areas of practice

Sofia Suarez-Blaser assists clients in the areas of criminal law, white-collar crime, international criminal law and international mutual assistance, as well as in contracts and business law matters. She regularly represents clients in both civil and criminal courts. Sofia Suarez-Blaser sits on the Human Rights Committee of the Geneva Bar Association.


French, English, Italian, Spanish, German


Bar examination, Fribourg (2014)

Bachelor and Master of Laws, University of Fribourg (2010); Jean-Pictet Competition of international humanitarian law (2010); Erasmus exchange program, University of Bristol (2008-2009)

Professional experience

Attorney-at-law, Aubert Neyroud Stückelberg Fratini, Geneva (since 2016)

Lawyer, Office of the Attorney General of Switzerland, Bern (2015-2016)

Trainee attorney with the law firm Perroud Vicente, Fribourg (2012-2014)

Legal intern, International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, The Hague (2011-2012)

Legal intern, Juvenile Criminal Court, Fribourg (2011)

Research assistant to Professor José Hurtado-Pozo, University of Fribourg, Department of Criminal law (2009-2010)

Professional memberships

Geneva Bar Association; Swiss Bar Association

Human Rights Committee of the Geneva Bar Association


Sandrine Giroud/Sofia Suarez-Blaser, 30e anniversaire des Principes de base des Nations Unies relatifs au rôle du barreau : défendons le droit de défendre, in : Anwalts/Revue de l’avocat 10/2020, p. 390 – 395.