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Froriep

BELLERIVESTRASSE 201, 8034 ZĂśRICH, SWITZERLAND
Tel:
Work +41 44 386 60 00
Fax:
Fax +41 44 383 60 50
Email:
Web:
www.froriep.com
Geneva, London, Madrid, Zug, Zurich
Froriep, Oliver Arter, Zurich, SWITZERLAND

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Oliver Arter

Tel:
Work +41 44 386 60 00
Email:
Web:
www.froriep.com
Froriep

Work Department

Private Client, Banking / Finance.

Position

Oliver Arter’s practice focuses on private clients and their advisers (banks, family offices, foreign advisers) in all aspects of domestic and international wealth planning. He also specialises in banking, asset management and regulatory matters. 

Career

Oliver Arter became Of Counsel in June 2009. His work involves representing and advising private clients on the structuring of assets (trusts, foundations, international business corporations), domestic and international estate planning, division of estates, execution of wills, matrimonial property rights, advance care directives and living wills, taking up residence and taxation. In addition he advises Swiss and international banks, asset managers, investment advisers and family offices on regulatory and contractual matters and represents them in proceedings. He publishes extensively in all his fields of practice. 

Oliver Arter is an academic consultant with the Institute for Legal Theory and Legal Practice at the University of St Gallen, and is frequently invited to give lectures and chair conferences. 

Languages

Oliver's working languages are German, English and French.

Member

Oliver Arter is a member of the Zurich Bar Association, the Swiss Bar Association, the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), the International Tax Planning Association (ITPA), the Banking Law Association (“Bankenrechtliche Vereinigung e.V,”), the Swiss-Japanese Chamber of Commerce (SJCC) and the International Bar Association. 

Chambers Global, Chambers Europe, Chambers High Net Worth and Legal500 have ranked him for many years in a row as a leader in the field of private client.

Education

Oliver graduated with a law degree from the University of St Gallen in 1996 and was admitted to the Zurich Bar in 2000.


Switzerland

Private client

Within: Private client

Froriep is recommended for its 'flexible approach, strategic view and practical solutions'. It handles estate, tax and succession planning, charitable activities, relocation matters and disputes. Of counsel Oliver Arter represented Bettina and Vital Stefanini in a board-member dispute against the Stiftung für Kunst, Kultur und Geschichte before the Federal Supreme Court. The 'very organised and knowledgeable' Dmitry A Pentsov, as well as 'creative and detail-oriented' partners Julie Wynne and Jean-Marie Vulliemin are other names to note.

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