Schellenberg Wittmer is ranked as one of only two firms listed in Band 1, with private client lawyers Bernard Vischer and David Wallace Wilson and litigation lawyer Manuel Liatowitsch recognized in Band 1 within the individual lawyer rankings.
The guide commends Schellenberg Wittmer as a "heavyweight in the market, with a excellent reputation." The commentary additionally highly recommends each of the ranked practice group lawyers, with the commentary describing:
Bernard Vischer as "recognized for his high profile in the market and very knowledgeable and straightforward on complex tax issues."
Litigation partner Manuel Liatowitsch as having "an excellent reputation for his litigation practice with "great judgment" and "good strategic skills" and as an "extremely good litigator" and "very bright".
David Wallace Wilson as being " a highly regarded private client practitioner "very plugged in to the Swiss government." with " advice that is fast, pragmatic and reliable".
Launched in 2016, Chambers High Net Worth annual guide is the first global publication of its caliber specifically aimed at the international private wealth market. The guide is set to be a key reference point for family offices and professional advisers to wealthy individuals. Covering private wealth management work and related specialisms in key jurisdictions, the guide recognizes and ranks the leading lawyers and law firms for wealthy individuals and families.