Thomas Nievergelt

Attorney-at-law and Notary Public
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Law degree, University of Zurich (Lic. iur.)
Bar Admission
Admission as Notary public

Professional Experience

1983 – 1991
Examining magistrate at the Grisons public prosecutor’s office in Chur and Samedan
1991 – 2011
Independent legal work at the law firm with the late Dr. iur. Guido Tramèr and lic. iur. Franco Tramèr
Founding of the law firm Nievergelt
Founding of Nievergelt & Partner Advokatur und Notariat AG
Nievergelt & Stoehr Advokatur AG
Thomas Nievergelt Notariat AG

Other Mandates

1986 – 1989
Vice president of the Samedan school council
1990 – 1994
Vice mayor of Samedan
1990 – 1998
Mediator of the Upper Engadine district
1991 – 2013
Chairman of the founding committee of the MTS Mittelschule und Tourismusfachschule Samedan AG, now Academia Engiadina AG, Chairman of the Board of Directors from its foundation on September 18, 1991 until spring 2013
1995 – 2012
Mayor of Samedan
1997 – 2000
Cantonal parliament deputy for the Upper Engadine district
2003 – 2008
Ordinary judge (part-time) in the Administrative Court of the canton of Grisons
Since 2013
President of the Notarial Commission of the canton of Grisons

Board Memberships

Until 2013
Supervisory Board member of COR&FJA AG (Munich and Stuttgart)
Since 2013
Chairman of the Notarial Commission of the canton of Grisons
Various board memberships

Professional Association Memberships

Grisons Bar Association
Swiss Bar Association
Grisons Notarial Association


German, Romansh, French, Italian