Jean-Blaise Eckert

Partner, Head of Tax
Attorney at Law, MBA, Certified Tax Expert, Certified Specialist SBA Inheritance Law

Jean-Blaise Eckert is considered as a leading lawyer in tax and private client matters in Switzerland. He is the co-head of the tax group of Lenz & Staehelin. He advises a number of multinational groups of companies as well as HNWIs. Jean-Blaise Eckert is a frequent speaker at professional conferences on tax matters. He is Secretary General of the IFA. Jean-Blaise Eckert was recently ranked among the top tax lawyers in the Chambers and Partners 2022 Global Guide.

Practice Area
Tax, Private Clients, Succession Law, Commercial and Contracts, Investigations
French, English, German
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Very smooth, very knowledgeable, experienced and attentive
Chambers and Partners, 2022
Jean-Blaise Eckert is "one of Switzerland's best tax lawyers", excelling in the corporate and private client space.
Who's Who Legal, 2022
Reassuring and calming presence
Chambers and Partners, 2021
Famous and very experienced practitioner, one of the best in Geneva for corporate tax matters
Who’s Who Legal, 2021
He enjoys a stellar reputation thanks to his skilful handling of international tax and estate planning matters.
Who’s Who Legal, 2020
He is a prominent name in the market who comes "highly recommended" for his strong expertise in a range of tax matters.
Who’s Who Legal, 2020
He is a leading figure in the Swiss market who stands out for his "fantastic" work advising private clients, including high-net-worth individuals, on complex taxation matters.
Who’s Who Legal, 2020