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Michael Schneider

Michael Schneider

Attorney at Law, LL.M.

+41 (0)44 213 63 63


Michael Schneider primarily deals with issues of international and Swiss tax law and advises both private individuals and companies. In this context, he represents clients in contentious and non-contentious proceedings (e.g. tax rulings) before authorities and state courts.


  • Since 2020: Associate with Umbricht Attorneys
  • 2020: LL.M. (University of Melbourne, Australia)
  • 2017-2019: Lawyer in the tax team of a leading commercial law firm in Zurich
  • 2017: Admitted to the Bar of the Canton of Berne
  • 2015-2016: Legal trainee at the Regierungsstatthalteramt Thun
  • 2014-2018: Legal trainee in a commercial law firm in Berne
  • 2014: Legal trainee at the Regional Court Emmental-Oberaargau
  • 2014: MLaw (University of Berne)
  • 2012: BLaw (University of Berne)

Preferred Areas of Work

International, cross-border and Swiss Tax Law, Succession, Estate and Financial Planning, Commercial and Corporate Law


  • Member of the Swiss and Zurich Bar Associations (SAV, ZAV)
  • Member of EXPERTsuisse (Specialist - individual member)
  • Member of the International Fiscal Association (IFA)


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