Jeanne Terracina studied law at the University of Geneva and was admitted to the bar in Switzerland in 1972. She completed her legal education at New York University (M.C.J.) and worked as a foreign associate in international law firms in Paris and New York.
From 1977 to 1990, she was a partner at Secrétan Troyanov and opened their London office in 1987. She joined in 1991 as a partner the Geneva offices of one of the largest business law firms in Switzerland, currently known as Schellenberg Wittmer, and subsequently was of counsel to that firm.
Jeanne Terracina was a member of the Council of the Geneva Bar (1988-1991). She has broad experience in international business transactions and litigation, particularly in the fields of banking, financial and corporate law.
She currently serves as a director of several Swiss companies.
Her working languages are French, English and German.