Business profile

form and guidelines

sole practitioner, active in the Berne area since July, 1984
legal and tax consulting for firms without internal legal/tax department
consulting and representing small and medium size companies in sensitive areas of tax and law
cooperation with public notaris and certified public accountants in complex matters with special focus on tax issues

fields of activity

tax law and tax planning, contracts, incorporations, trade and labor law, real estate related legal issues (building, general contracting, neighbourhood and tenancy / lease of real estate)


scrutinizing tax implications of intended transactions, examination of organizational structures concerning tax impact or tax problems, formulation of taxwise advantageous alternatives;

consulting in organizational structures for optimal tax aspects;

consulting in tax problems arising out of succession in entrepreneurship;

consulting and representation in front of tax and judicial authorities


small and medium sized professional and industrial enterprises

owners of enterprises

individual/private persons in tax matters

degrees and former professional activities

bar examination of the State of Berne (1981)

LL.M., Master of Laws, University of Michigan, USA, (1984)

Diploma tax expert, Swiss federal degree (1992)

credit department of Swiss Bank Corporation (now UBS, 1981 - 83)

clerk to the Administrative Court of the State of Berne