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 particularly recognised for the cross-border nature of his practice. For international private client cases, he is a famous name, he has the know-how of international law and UK trust law.
Chambers, 2021
He and his team are very good and very solution oriented. Working with them is a real pleasure.
Legal 500, 2021
He has a strong reputation both in the professional world and with the clients who were lucky to work with him.
Legal 500, 2021
An excellent lawyer who stands out and has a really interesting practice in the private client field.
Who’s Who Legal, 2020
One of the most technical people I have met in the trust industry.
Chambers, 2020
He is very bright, creative, thoughtful, deeply experienced.
Legal 500, 2020