Mr John E Rhodes > Umbricht Rechtsanwälte > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Umbricht Rechtsanwälte
BAHNHOFSTRASSE 22
P.O. BOX
CH-8024 ZURICH
Switzerland
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Position

Solicitor (England)

Preferred areas of activity: inward investment into the UK, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, shareholder disputes and agreements, agency and distribution law, EU law, immigration, company formation and commercial advice of all types, inheritance succession, trust establishment.

Career

Trainee solicitor (1974-1976); Assistant solicitor (1976-1979); Partner (1979-2006) of a major law firm in London; Since 2006 with Umbricht Attorneys.

Languages

English, German, French.

Memberships

Deputy Chairman, British-Swiss Chamber of Commerce, Zurich Chapter (Chairman of London Chapter, 2002-2005) and Committee member, Public Affairs Commission, British-Swiss Chamber of Commerce; Secretary, British-German Jurists’ Association, London (1984-1990); Chairman, British-German Jurists’ Association, London (1990-2006); Company Secretary, German-British Chamber of Commerce & Industry, London (2003-2006); Member, Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP).

Education

Exeter University (LL.B. [Honours] Bachelor of Laws, 1973).