Prof Dr Pascal Hinny > Lenz & Staehelin > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Lenz & Staehelin
BRANDSCHENKESTRASSE 24
8027 ZURICH
Switzerland

Work Department

Tax, Tax Litigation

Position

Partner, Head of Tax

Career

Admission to Schaffhausen Bar, Joined Lenz & Staehelin, University of Fribourg (Professor of Tax Law), Partner at Lenz & Staehelin

Languages

German, English, French

Memberships

EXPERTsuisse Tax Chapter; Direct tax group of Confédération Fiscale Européenne (CFE), Brussels; Tax group Germany – Austria – Switzerland (D-A-CH), Berlin; Chairman of the Swiss Association of Tax Law Professors (SATLP); Zurich Bar Association (ZAV); Swiss Bar Association (SAV) and International Fiscal Association (IFA)

Education

University of St.Gallen (lic. iur.), University of St.Gallen (Dr. iur.), Swiss Certified Tax Expert, London School of Economics LSE (LL.M. Tax)

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Tax

Lenz & Staehelin‘s established and versatile tax practice is especially active in tax planning, especially in corporate and finance transactions. The group is also well versed in the representation of clients in court proceedings and before tax authorities. Other areas of expertise are restructurings, relocations, social security and pension plans, as well as VAT and customs. Jean-Blaise Eckert acts as corporate and private clients tax advisor and leads the practice with tax planning specialist Pascal Hinny. Daniel Schafer is a key contact for real estate taxation. Other prominent practitioners are Heini Rüdisühli, Frédéric Neukomm and Floran Ponce.