Mrs Nadia Tarolli Schmidt > VISCHER > Basel, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

4010 BASEL
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Work Department

National and International Tax Law, Corporate Restructuring, Mergers & Acquisitions, Structure and Location Planning, Estate Planning, Tax Litigation, Swiss Banking- and Financial Market Law, Social Security Law.


Partner; Head of tax and social security team


Nadia was in-house counsel with a multinational company before working for the Zurich tax court and then joining VISCHER in 2005. Since 2009 she has been co-head of VISCHER’s tax team and also headed up the social security team. In addition, she is a judge at the Tax Court for the canton of Basel-City and the Editor of the commentary on the Basle tax law.


German, English, French, Italian.


Swiss Bar Association; Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce; IBA (International Bar Associaton); Swiss Institute of Certified Accountants and Tax Consultants.


University of Basel (lic. iur., 1999); Bar exam (2002); Swiss certified tax expert (2008).

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Tax

VISCHER‘s team covers a broad range of tax matters, including support on M&A transactions, restructurings, relocation of businesses and litigation proceedings. The client portfolio includes domestic and international companies from a variety of sectors, including aviation, financial services, pharmaceutical and life sciences, among others. Practice co-head Nadia Tarolli Schmidt, who is based in Basel, has particular expertise in tax matters relating to the pharmaceutical industry. She jointly leads the team with Christoph Niederer, who can provide comprehensive insight into tax matters related to blockchain and ICOs. Senior associate Adrian Briner is also noted.