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Legal Advising

As a provider of international asset structures, KENDRIS has many years of experience in setting up and supporting trusts, Swiss foundations, domestic and foreign companies, and with drafting complex agreements and contracts. Our qualified attorneys and legal specialists will advise you in questions related to civil law, contract law and commercial law, provide legal clarifications for Swiss trustees and support governing bodies such as boards of directors and foundation boards or liquidators in all legal matters. In the area of estate and succession planning we have, thanks to our international focus, access to a skilled and experienced legal department.

  • Estate and succession planning: Establishment and implementation of a succession plan, taking account of the tax implications, in collaboration with our tax department
  • Executorships: Administration of an estate as executor
  • Estate administration: legal assistance in complex estates and implementation of the estate planning
  • Pension planning: Clarification and implementation of various legal and tax questions that arise in connection with the start of retirement
  • Trusts/foundations/companies: legal assistance in connection with the establishment, support for and liquidation of trusts and companies
  • Agreements and contracts: Drafting of contracts pursuant to Swiss law, review of agreements pursuant to foreign law
  • Legal expert opinions: Drafting of legal expert opinions regarding Swiss legal questions as well as the review and analysis of foreign legal expert opinions
  • Legal advising in respect of trust, civil, contract and commercial law
Thomas Narbel

Partner, Group Leader Legal Geneva, Office Managing Partner Geneva

Tax & Legal Advice
Compliance
Finance and Banking

Events

5 December 2020
13:30 15:00

Willensvollstreckung

Kartause Itingen, Warth (TG)
Vortrag im Rahmen des Kurses "Fachanwalt SAV Erbrecht"
10 December 2020
09:00 13:00

Erbschaftsplanung und Willensvollstreckung in der Praxis

Weiterbildungszentrum der Universität Zürich, Schaffhauserstrasse 228, Zürich
Update Erbrecht: Das Erbrecht ist sowohl auf nationaler wie auch auf internationaler Ebene in Bewegung; es sind Revisionen im Gang (Revision des ZGB und des IPRG). Daneben entwickelt sich die Rechtsprechung ständig weiter.

Latest Releases

6 October 2020
Wenn bei der Gründung eines liechtensteinischen Trusts die Vorschriften über dessen Gründung genau befolgt wurden, ist dieser in der Schweiz zivilrechtlich grundsätzlich anzuerkennen.
22 September 2020
Der Bundesrat hat dem Parlament einen Entwurf und eine Botschaft für die Revision von Art. 86-96 IPRG vorgelegt.