Private wealth and family office

Areas of Expertise

Over the years the firm has developed skills to assist and advise individuals, Swiss or foreign, when they settle in Switzerland with various aspects of their private and family life as well as to any matter relating to their wealth. We advise our clients and represent them in court as well as before all administrative authorities. This practice includes representing and defending the interests of our clients through relationship difficulties or estate litigation, implementing of estate planning and selection of the appropriate legal vehicle for each individual situation, procedures of enforcement of foreign rulings and the settlement of foreign clients in Switzerland. The firm may act in French, English, German and Italian.

The firm is particularly active in the following areas :

  • Estate Planning, foundations, trusts and similar vehicles
  • Purchase of property by foreigners (LFAIE)
  • International Private Law
  • Taxation of individuals (including lump sum taxation)
  • Foreigners’ rights (including settlement in Switzerland)
  • The rights of individuals, associations and foundations
  • Real estate law
  • Estate planning (family)
  • Pensions and social insurance law
  • Domestic staff management

Practising in these areas:
François Chaudet, Guy Mustaki, Peter Schaufelberger, Jérôme Guex, Florian Chaudet, David Regamey.