Thomas STEINMANN, Prof., Dr. iur.

Partner
Languages
    French, English, German
Bar admission

Geneva Bar (1990)

Contact details

tsteinmann@pplex.ch

+41 21 721 04 40

+41 21 728 22 00

Education

  • University of Lausanne (Ph.D. Summa Cum Laude, Prof. Walther Hug’s Prize and Prof. Ernst Blumenstein’s Award, 1991)
  • Bar exam (1990)
  • University of Lausanne (Licence en Sciences Politiques, 1984)
  • University of Lausanne (Licence en droit, 1984)

Positions Held

  • Partner, PYTHON (1995 to date)
  • Professor, University of Lausanne (1993 to date)
  • Visiting Attorney, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, New York (1990-1991)

Memberships

  • Geneva Bar Association
  • Swiss Bar Association
  • International Fiscal Association

Rankings

  • 2018

  • Best Lawyers, Switzerland, 2018, Wealth Management Practice
  • 2017

Selected Publications

  • Le contrat d’agence commerciale en Europe, Schulthess, Zürich 2005 (760 pages), co-author
  • Les transferts de technologies et de marques en droit fiscal international, Schulthess, Zurich 1991 [Etudes suisses de droit international, vol. 71] (249 pages)
Testimonials

The Zug-based Thomas Steinmann is a ‘very good negotiator’ who ‘gets deals done’.

 

Legal 500 EMEA 2018

 

In 2017, PYTHON handled an increasing number of inheritance disputes, while also providing advice on asset protection, tax, estate planning, domiciliation and family office matters. Jean-Christophe Hocke and Thomas Steinmann head the team.

 

Legal 500 EMEA 2017