Schellenberg Wittmer Announces New Partners and Counsel for 2024

Schellenberg Wittmer, a leading Swiss law firm, has recently announced the appointment of new partners and counsel, strengthening its legal team and reinforcing its footprint in various legal domains.

Posted lundi, janvier 29 2024
Schellenberg Wittmer Announces New Partners and Counsel for 2024

In a significant move to bolster its expertise and service offerings, Schellenberg Wittmer has announced the promotion of Me Charles Goumaz and Me Roland Wild to partners, and the elevation of Me Sebastian Coulon Bauer to the position of counsel. These appointments, effective from January 2024, are a testament to the firm's dedication to nurturing talent and expertise within its ranks.

Me Charles Goumaz, a specialist in economic criminal law and commercial litigation, has been appointed as a partner in the Litigation and Economic Criminal Law departments. His extensive experience in handling sensitive cases with multi-jurisdictional aspects, crisis and reputation management, international judicial assistance, enforcement procedures, asset recovery, and internal investigations has made him a valuable asset to the firm.

Me Roland Wild, bringing over a decade of experience in tax law, joins as a partner in the Tax Law department. His expertise in financial sector advising, particularly for banks, asset managers, and insurance companies, coupled with his proficiency in tax planning, due diligence, and M&A structuring, has significantly contributed to the firm's capabilities.

Me Sebastian Coulon Bauer, with a decade of experience in international litigation and arbitration, has been promoted to counsel in the International Arbitration and Litigation departments. His specialization in complex commercial and investment arbitrations, particularly in construction and engineering disputes, adds a significant depth to the firm's expertise.

Managing Partner, Me Philippe Bärtsch, commended the appointments, highlighting the exceptional skills and vast experience of the new partners and counsel. Their promotions reflect the success and integrated approach of Schellenberg Wittmer, further enhancing the firm's service offerings to its clients. 

 

 

Edited by Aude Ghespiere