Law is anything but a one-woman job.
Meet Marguerita Sedrati-Müller, counsel in our
insurance practice group
Marguerita joined Schoenherr in 2018 as an attorney
at law in our insurance team and was promoted
counsel shortly after. She specialises in insurance law
and represents clients in
as well as civil law matters. In addition, she is an
mediator, a collaborative lawyer, and a
leadership trainer. All while being a single-mom of
a teenage daughter.
Who are you and what do you do on a
Hi, I'm Marguerita.
I am part of our insurance team, advising clients in
and in insurance-related disputes. My
typical workday consists of meetings, phone calls,
answering emails, going to court, and of course
solving legal questions and preparing
memos. In addition to that, I regularly attend events,
hold legal lectures or
leadership trainings and
network – I like this exchange with people from
a lot, that's why I also trained as
a leadership trainer. A part of my time is also devoted
to the training of my legal associates and trainees and
general management tasks.
What do you like most about your job?
I like the versatility and the fact that I get to work
with many people on different challenges
them master them.
What has been your greatest experience at
Schoenherr so far?
I have so many nice experiences to look back at
already, it is hard to pick one. Generally, our
group meetings are always an amazing chance to
connect with colleagues from all
offices. It is the
embodiment of one of our core values, collaboration –
and as a bonus, it
usually takes place somewhere
close to the sea (a big advantage of a firm
with many CEE
I am proud of…
… my daughter, first and foremost. And I am proud
that even in such a competitive industry, I get
in my humanity, my people skills and femininity,
because I see that it enriches
daily life and our work
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