Antoine F. Goetschel

Antoine Goetschel
President and Founder of GAL

Doctor of Law (J.D.) 1989, thesis on animal welfare and basic rights. Career of 30 years in animal issues in national/international law and ethical practice. Founded GAL in 2016.

Sabine Brels

Sabine Brels
Cofounder and Project Head UNCAHP

Degrees in ecology and law from Montpellier, France. Holds a Master (LL.M) and doctorate (LL.D) in international animal law. In 2017, thesis published on ‘Animal Welfare Law in the World: Evolution and Globalization’.

Alexander Ferrari

Alexander Ferrari

Alexander Ferrari studied law at the University of Lucerne (Bachelor of Law) and Zurich (Master of Law). After a legal internship at a law firm, he worked as a legal researcher for the Global Animal Law GAL Association and is now preparing for his bar exam.

 

Andrea Kellenberger

Andrea Kellenberger
Legal counsel

Andrea Kellenberger studied law at the University of Zurich (Master of Law), before joining Global Animal Law GAL association as a legal associate, she worked as a marketing assistant for many years.

 

Marie Heiglauer

Marie Heiglauer
Head of Administration

Marie Heiglauer studied law at the university of Zurich (BLaw) and has been part of GAL since January 2019 and will be responsible for accounting from 2020.

Dominique Kramer

Dominique Kramer
Project coordinator

Dominique Kramer holds a bachelor's degree in environmental engineering from the ZHAW and is responsible for event planning, database management and support for "GAL Friends".

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