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Schellenberg Wittmer's Private Clients Group Ranked in Band 1 in Chambers HNW Guide 2017

01.09.2017 – Schellenberg Wittmer is pleased to announce that its Private Clients practice group and lawyers have been highly ranked and recognized once again in Chambers and Partners High Net Worth Guide 2017.

The Private Clients practice group at Schellenberg Wittmer has been ranked as one of  only two firms listed in Band 1 alongside Bernard Vischer, Manuel Liatowitsch and David Wilson recognized in Band 1 within the individual lawyer rankings.

The guide highly commends each of the ranked practice group lawyers, with the commentary describing:

Bernard Vischer as "poised, knowledgeable and a hard worker," and highly regarded for his advice on private banking, trusts and estate planning.

Litigation partner Manuel Liatowitsch as a "very fine private client lawyer," with an excellent reputation in contentious estates matters. He is additionally praised for his expertise in disputes and very strong practice in private client litigation work.

David Wilson as being "outstanding in understanding the clients needs at every stage, with the best interests at heart," and a market leader in the field of guardianship and inheritance disputes.

Newly launched in 2016, Chambers High Net Worth annual guide is the first global publication of its calibre 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.