Senior Private Clients Attorney

Titolo: Senior Private Clients Attorney
Tipologia di contratto: Permanent
Luogo: Zürich, Switzerland
Stipendio: Negotiable
Arbitro: 1016680_1543231711
Nome del contatto: Nicky Walsh
Contatto email:
Lavoro pubblicato: mesi 6 fa

Descrizione del lavoro

Oliver James Associates Switzerland are currently supporting a leading Private Bank in Zurich in their search for an experienced Senior Lawyer for their Ultra High Net Worth division.

This organisation is headquartered in Zurich and are seeking a Senior Private Clients Lawyer reporting directly to the Group Head of Legal.


  • Providing Comprehensive legal advice for key clients within the organization relating to all Private Client matters (including Trust, Foundation, Immigration and Estate Planning work)
  • Demonstrate a high level of commercial / business acumen when advising clients for the business
  • Exposure to working with HNW and UHNW individuals
  • Presentable and comfortable in front of internal and external clients discussing sensitive/difficult topics
  • Shows initiative, identifies risks and presents new ideas for Corporate Legal matters
  • Exposure to clients working in international markets including EMEA, Israel and the USA
  • Comfortable in a high-pressure environment a dynamic, changing environment
  • Fluency English and German with additional languages such as French and Hebrew advantageous

Required Key Skills:

  • Swiss Bar, other qualifications (like LL.M or MBA) are an advantage
  • Minimum 6 years professional experience after Admission to the Bar
  • Broad understanding of Swiss & European Financial Services regulation
  • Established Private Banking, Family Office experience dealing with UHNW clients in Switzerland specifically
  • Experience presenting to committees, fielding questions and defending your decisions with credibility

To learn more about this opportunity please email your CV and contact details directly to Alternatively, if this sounds like an interesting opportunity for somebody within your network, please get in touch to refer them.