Dr. iur. Marc Winistörfer
Senior Lecturer Law Clinic
Dr. iur., BA in Political Economics
T +41 41 229 53 55
Frohburgstrasse 3, 6002 Luzern, Room 4.A59
Marc Michael Winistoerfer grew up in Olten where he graduated from the local high school. He began his legal studies in 2005 after serving in the Swiss Armed Forces. In 2008, he received a bachelor degree (BLaw) and in 2010 a master degree (MLaw) from the University of Lucerne. After an internship at the Swiss Federal Administration he began his studies in economics at the University of Berne in 2010. In 2011, he returned to the University of Lucerne where he graduated in 2014 (BA in Political Economics). Mr. Winistoerfer finished his doctoral thesis in Swiss constitutional law in 2021.
Since 2009, Mr. Winistoerfer had worked as a junior researcher, then researcher, at the University of Lucerne (chair of public law). After a break he continued working at the University from 2013 to 2016 as scientific collaborator of the rector. From 2017 to 2019, he worked for an economic interest group that represents the interests of the Swiss business community. From 2020 to 2021, he worked for a political party. Since Mai 2021, he has been working as a senior lecturer and research fellow at the University of Lucerne.