Mark Barmes

Solicitor, Registered Trust and Estate Practitioner

Mark Barmes advises individuals and trustees in all aspects of wealth planning. He regularly advises in both international and domestic contexts, particularly assisting foreign private clients and trustees to establish themselves in Switzerland and to resolve disagreements. Mark Barmes is on the board of Swiss trustee companies and contributes actively in the field of wealth planning in Switzerland.

In addition to his private client work, Mark Barmes also acts for international organizations in employment disputes before the Administrative Tribunal of the International Labour Organization.

Practice Area
Private Clients, International Estate and Wealth Planning, Trusts, Foundations, Private Investment Companies and Funds, Litigation and Arbitration, Dispute Resolution
English, French
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He is very bright, creative, thoughtful, deeply experienced.
Legal 500, 2020
One of the most technical people I have met in the trust industry.
Chambers, 2020
A thought leader for trustee matters in Switzerland
Chambers, 2019
He really can handle complex multi-jurisdictional matters.
Chambers, 2019
One of the best cross-border private client lawyers
Chambers, 2019
Superb tax and international private client lawyer
Chambers, 2018
A leading figure for advising on wealth planning
Chambers, 2018