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Lenz & Staehelin

BRANDSCHENKESTRASSE 24, 8027 ZURICH, SWITZERLAND
Tel:
Work +41 58 450 80 00
Fax:
Fax +41 58 450 80 01
Email:
Web:
www.lenzstaehelin.com
Geneva, Lausanne, Zurich
Lenz & Staehelin, Heini Rüdisühli, Zurich, SWITZERLAND

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Heini Rüdisühli

Tel:
Work +41 58 450 80 00
Email:
Lenz & Staehelin

Work Department

Swiss and International Taxation of Corporations and Individuals, Succession Law, Executorship, Private Clients, Management Compensation Schemes.

Position

Heini Rüdisühli is a partner in the Zurich office, where he leads the Private Clients practice group. His main field of activity is national and international tax planning for private individuals as well as taxation of corporate reorganizations and acquisitions. In addition, Heini Rüdisühli specializes in inheritance law and succession planning as well as executorship of estates. He has a broad knowledge of trusts.

Career

Admission to the Bern Bar (1988), Tax consultant with international accounting company (1988), Joined Lenz & Staehelin (1996), Partner at Lenz & Staehelin (2001).

Languages

German, English.

Member

Zurich Bar Association (ZAV), Swiss Bar Association (SAV), Swiss Fiduciary Chamber, International Fiscal Association (IFA), International Bar Association (IBA), Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce (Tax Chapter Board), Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP).

Education

Swiss Certified Tax Expert (1992), Certified Specialist SBA Inheritance Law (2016).


Switzerland

Private client

Within: Private client

The ‘outstandingLenz & Staehelindistinguishes itself from other firms in providing specialist advice on succession law, taxation, family governance and cross-border estate planning through a dedicated, multijurisdictional team’. The ‘holistic’ practice is also recommended for its ‘stable relationship with preeminent Swiss financial institutions’ and focuses particularly on regulatory issues, dispute resolution as well as relocation and inheritance matters. Recent highlights include advising Schroder Trust and Schroder Cayman Bank & Trust Company on the transfer of trust portfolios of two bank-owned trust companies. ‘Superb litigator’ and head of the Lausanne and Geneva team Lucien Masmejancuts through all issues and finds a novel strategic solution’, while ‘inspiring great confidence among clients and colleagues’. His counterpart in Zurich, Heini Rüdisühliis recognised as a leading expert on personal taxation and complex cross-border issues’. Also recommended are Mark Barmes, who ‘gives clients the best possible advice’ and is ‘deeply experienced in working with trust companies’, Stefan Breitenstein, Shelby du Pasquier and tax experts Jean-Blaise Eckert and Frédéric Neukomm.

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