Isabelle Vogt studied law at the University of Zurich whilst working for the legal department of a private bank and the legal aid office of Zurich’s women’s centre. During her final year at university she won the nationwide academic Student of the Year Award on the subject of crisis management and strategy. After graduation in 1990 she worked as an auditor and later as a legal secretary at the District Court of Meilen, where she gained insight into the different proceedings of a district court. In 1993 Isabelle Vogt was admitted to the bar. Before co-founding the law office Luks und Vogt Rechtsanwältinnen together with Daliah Luks Dubno in 1999, Isabelle Vogt worked in several commercial law firms with an international focus.

Isabelle Vogt is married and the mother of two sons.