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Private Wealth Law

Switzerland

8 Years Ranked

About

Provided by Bernard Vischer

High Net Worth

Practice Areas

Private Wealth, Business Aviation, Corporate & Commercial, Trade and Transport

Career

2000 - Member of the Management Committee of Schellenberg Wittmer (Managing Partner 2002-2007)

1990 - Partner at Schellenberg Wittmer

1984 - Associate at Schellenberg Wittmer

Professional Memberships

• Author or co-author of several publications on topics relating to international litigation and arbitration which are frequently cited by courts

• Member of the Geneva Bar, the Society for Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and The International Academy for Trust and Estate Lawyers (TIATEL)

Experience

• Advises entrepreneurs and families on governance, dispute prevention and succession in privately held/controlled businesses

• Extensive practical experience in corporate and transactional matters, with a focus on the shipping and aviation industries

Education

1983 - LL.M., University of Pennsylvania

1980 - Bar Admission in Switzerland

1978 - lic. iur., University of Geneva

Awards

Legal 500: Private Clients (Hall of Fame), Transport 2012-2021

Who's Who Legal 2012-2021

Chambers & Partners: High Net Worth Guide 2012-2020

Expert Guides 2014-2020

CityWealth Leaders List 2017-2020

Private Client Global Elite 2018-2021

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