Private Clients

Assisting high net worth private clients and their companies is one of VISCHER’s core areas of expertise: we can advise clients in matrimonial and inheritance law or assist them in forming, managing and selling their companies.

With the support of our accounting specialists, VISCHER’s team can act as executor of estates as well as being able to handle any inheritance litigation. The range of services we can offer private clients is further complimented by our ability to provide advice on private equity investments and on optimizing clients’ private tax situations.


In order to provide a comprehensive range of consultancy services, our team includes experts in the following areas:

  • national and international matrimonial and inheritance law
  • trust law
  • international tax law
  • inheritance litigation
  • private equity
  • corporate law and M&A
  • notarial services (11 notaries public)
  • executry services

We act as a family office for various very high net worth families from Switzerland and abroad.

The private client team includes around 15 attorneys, of whom six work mainly for private clients. Your contacts are Dr. Sebastian Burckhardt, Dr. Ulrich Vischer (both based in Basel) and Urs Haegi (Zürich).



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Schützengasse 1, Postfach, 8021 Zürich
Phone +41 58 211 34 00

Aeschenvorstadt 4, Postfach, 4010 Basel
Phone +41 58 211 33 00

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