Franziska Stadtherr-Glättli Counsel
lic. iur., Certified Tax Expert, LL.M., CAS Occupational Pensions

Franziska Stadtherr-Glättli

lic. iur., Certified Tax Expert, LL.M., CAS Occupational Pensions
+41 58 450 80 00
Brandschenkestrasse 24
CH-8027 Zurich
  • Expertise

    Franziska Stadtherr-Glättli is a counsel practising Swiss and international tax law for both individual and corporate clients, and who specialises in executive compensation and tax planning for high net worth individuals. Other practice areas include pension funds and social security law. Franziska has extensive experience in advising on and structuring employee and executive remuneration schemes. She also lectures on international tax law, expatriates and social security treaties at EXPERTsuisse.

  • Practices

  • Professional Experience and Education

    and Education

    2015Counsel at Lenz & Staehelin
    1999Joined Lenz & Staehelin
    2022Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) Occupational Pensions
    2004University of Virginia (LL.M.)
    2002Certified Tax Expert
    1999University of Bern (lic. iur.)
  • Specialist Areas

    Swiss and International Taxation, Private Clients, Executive Compensation, Pension Funds, Social Security
  • Languages

    German, English, French, Italian
  • Memberships

    International Fiscal Association (IFA), EXPERTSuisse

    • Stadtherr-Glättli Franziska, Aspekte der beruflichen Vorsorge in M&A-Transaktionen, in: Mergers & Acquisitions in Recht und Praxis - 23. Konferenz zu Mergers & Acquisitions, September 2022, 139-163
    • Stadtherr-Glättli Franziska, Geissler-Gschwend Janine, § 6 Steuerfragen, in: Wildhaber I. (ed.), Handbuch Homeoffice, 2021
    • Oertle Matthias, Stadtherr-Glättli Franziska, Schärli Patrick, The Executive Remuneration Review 2019 - Switzerland, in: The Law Reviews, 8th edition, November 2019, 265-277
    • Stadtherr-Glättli Franziska, Bundesrat schlägt neue Limiten für die Besteuerung nach dem Aufwand vor, in: Update Newsflash, October 2010
    • Stadtherr-Glättli Franziska, Dividend income or salary?, in: Insight Newsletter, December 2008
    • Stadtherr-Glättli Franziska, EU Savings Tax - Impact on Switzerland, in: Client Memorandum, September 2004
    • Stadtherr-Glättli Franziska, Law applicable to social security in the bilateral agreement between Switzerland and the European Union, in: Client Memorandum, October 2002
  • Contact Details

  • Assistant

  • Other Activities

    • Lecturer at EXPERTsuisse for international taxation, expatriates / social security treaties.