Jean-Blaise Eckert is considered as a leading lawyer in tax and private client matters in Switzerland. He is the co-head and a Partner of the tax group of Lenz & Staehelin. He advises a number of multinational groups of companies as well as HNWIs. He sits on the board of a number of public and private companies.
Jean-Blaise is a frequent speaker at professional conferences on tax matters. Jean-Blaise is General Secretary of the International Fiscal Association (IFA).
Jean-Blaise Eckert studied law at the University of Neuchâtel. He acquired an MBA at Berkeley, Haas Business School (1991), a diploma as a certified tax expert (1994) and a diploma as certified specialist SBA inheritance law (2016). He joined Lenz & Staehelin in 1991 and has been a Partner since 1999.