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Burckhardt Ltd.

MÜHLENBERG 7, PO BOX 258, 4010 BASEL, SWITZERLAND
Tel:
Work +41 058 881 01 01
Fax:
Fax +41 058 881 01 09
Email:
Web:
www.burckhardtlaw.com
Basel, Zurich

Rolf Wüthrich

Tel:
Work +41 58 881 00 00
Email:
Burckhardt Ltd

Work Department

Tax, Corporate, Commercial law, Contract law

Position

Head of Tax. Rolf's areas of expertise are national and international tax planning, corporate restructuring and acquisition, commercial and contract law and corporate secretarial services.

Career

From 1999 to 2001 Rolf worked with the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation IBFD in Amsterdam. From 2001 to 2010 he practised with an international law firm where he advised small and medium enterprises, groups of companies and private clients on national and international tax planning and implemented restructurings and transactions. An active member of international professional bodies, Rolf has a strong global network of personal contacts (including both lawyers and tax experts) with whom he works closely to provide accurate and accessible multi-jurisdictional advice.

Languages

German, English, French.

Education

Rolf studied law at the University of Bern (admission to the bar in 1998). From 1999 to 2001 he worked with the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation IBFD in Amsterdam. He also obtained a degree from the University of Leiden (LL.M. 2001, International Tax Centre), specialising in international tax law. In 2004 he qualified as a Certified Tax Expert.


Switzerland

Leading firms: German-speaking Switzerland

Within: Leading firms: German-speaking Switzerland

Boutique firm Burckhardt Ltd. advises on litigation, employment, private client and tax matters. The key contacts are Jacqueline BurckhardtRolf WüthrichMark EichnerRegula Hinderling and Piera Beretta.

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Tax

Within: Tax

The 'broadly skilled team' at Burckhardt Ltd. has 'in-depth knowledge of major business- and tax-related fields in Swiss law, providing practical and executable advice'. It mainly handles transactions and cross-border restructuring matters, as well as long-term tax planning. 'Precise analystRolf Wüthrich is the main practitioner at partner level.

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