Tanja Luginbühl

Partner, Head of Insolvency and Restructuring
Attorney at Law, LL.M.

Tanja Luginbühl is an expert in insolvency and restructuring, private clients and corporate and M&A. She has been involved in various national and cross-border insolvency and restructuring cases representing companies, banks and creditors. She leads the Insolvency and Restructuring group of Lenz & Staehelin in Zurich. In addition, Tanja Luginbühl advises Swiss and foreign private clients regarding succession matters, international trust and estate planning and charity law. She has experience in handling trust matters and providing family office services. Also, she has an extensive expertise in aircraft lease and finance transactions.

Tanja Luginbühl is featuring as one of only very few female lawyers in Switzerland among the IFLR1000 Women Leaders 2020, 2021 and 2022, which list leading female transactional lawyers in the world. Women in Business Law Guide 2020 listed Tanja Luginbühl as leading practitioner in the Restructuring and Insolvency field. Further she was nominated by Who's Who Legal as one of the world's leading practitioners in Restructuring & Insvolvency 2022. In 2023, Tanja Luginbühl was awarded the gold award in the category Woman of the Year – Switzerland at the Powerwoman Awards by Citywealth.

Practice Area
Insolvency and Restructuring, Private Clients, Corporate and M&A, Aircraft Financing, Food and Health
German, English, French
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She is very good and very experienced, she has a very good network.
Chambers, 2022
Able to present complicated facts in a simple way and to mediate in critical situations
Chambers, 2020
Great, commercial and responsive
IFLR 1000, 2020
Has a great understanding of the law and ability to give commercially aware advice
Who's Who Legal, 2020
She is very responsive, fast and manages her team well. She is also very capable of responding to unusual questions that come up in large and complex cases.
Chambers, 2019
Good strategic and conceptual thinker
Legal 500, 2019