Manuel Liatowitsch "is a pillar of the community in Switzerland," according to a market insider, who continues: "He is well known all over the world. He is active, smart and one of the brightest guys that I have met." One peer notes that "he's not only highly regarded but also easy to work with and very diligent." Liatowitsch is recognised for handling contentious private client matters. A fellow lawyer states: "He is a smart lawyer, I would hire him immediately."