Elisa Travella


Elisa Travella


Elisa Travella studied law at the University of Fribourg and obtained her law degree in 2013, specializing in European law. She completed her internship at a renowned law firm in the Canton of Ticino, gaining experience in criminal, contract and administrative law. After obtaining her license to practice law in 2015, Elisa Travella worked for several years as attorney at lawyer in Lugano, where she specialized in criminal law, contract law (with a focus on employment law) and the handling of medical malpractice cases. Elisa Travella started working as attorney at law for Nievergelt & Stoehr AG, where she advises clients mainly in her above-mentioned areas of specialization.


2013 – Master’s degree at the University of Fribourg (MLaw)
2015 – Bar Admission

Professional Experience

2013 – 2015 – Internship at the law firm Ferrari Partner in Chiasso
2016 – 2023 – Attorney in the law firm Verda in Lugano
2023 – Attorney at law in the law firm Nievergelt & Stoehr AG

Professional Association Memberships

Bar Association of the Canton of Ticino
Swiss Bar Association


Italian, French, English, German