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Homburger

Private Wealth Law

3 ranked individualsBand 3SwitzerlandHigh Net Worth 2021 View ranking table
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The private clients team at Homburger handles impressively high-value and complex cross-border wealth structuring and restructuring, relocation matters and inheritance disputes.

International sources say it is an "efficient, reliable team with pragmatic solutions," and "fantastically talented lawyers."

Notable practitioners

Claudia Suter , who leads the Homburger private clients team, is considered to be "devoted and motivated," and a "highly professional" international private client practitioner. Her main focus is on international succession planning and tax. One source says: "Claudia is unbelievably good."

Gabrielle Nater-Bass is a litigation specialist. In private client work, her focus is on trust and inheritance disputes matters. A client reports that "I trust her very much and she is always giving me right and highly professional advice."

Harold Grüninger is an inheritance law specialist who is considered to be "excellent for tax" and "a real gentleman." Grüninger handles international tax, estate planning and marital property matters.

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Overview

The Private Clients practice group consists of experienced specialists from a variety of practice teams.

We offer comprehensive advice to entrepreneurs and families, including family offices, trustees, financial institutions and other professionals | intermediaries, to top management and board of directors as well as to foundations.

Our bespoke and sophisticated advice covers a wide range of areas such as:

  • Succession planning for entrepreneurs and their companies
  • Estate planning (last wills, inheritance and marriage inkl. pre-nuptial agreements, execution of wills, division of assets and succession proceedings)
  • Cross-border structuring of wealth
  • Establishment and dissolution of and legal support for foundations and trusts
  • Acquisition of residential real estate (Lex Koller) and investments in commercial real estate
  • National and international tax planning (including lump-sum taxation) for invdividuals
  • Residence planning, including residence permits and naturalization 
  • Philanthropy (including venture philanthropy) 
  • Planning and advice in art and sports-related fields
  • Protection of children and adults

Members

Grüninger, Harold (Head of Department)

Fehlmann, Regula

Heuberger, Reto

Hoffet, Franz

Nater-Bass, Gabrielle

Pfisterer, Stefanie

Rauber, Georg

Suter, Claudia

Zimmermann, Sabrina

Industries

Execution of last will of Swiss Industrialists

HNWI with residence in Switzerland and abroad

Swiss family foundations

Private Wealth Law

Homburger

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Location

Prime Tower

Hardstrasse 201

Zürich

Zurich

Switzerland

CH-8005

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Switzerland

Private Wealth Law


Claudia Suter
Band 2
Gabrielle Nater-Bass
Band 3
Harold Grüninger
Band 3