Patricia Guerra

Partner, Head of Private Client (Zurich)  |  Meyerlustenberger Lachenal (MLL)
JURISDICTIONS QUALIFIED IN

Switzerland
United States (NY)

TOP 3 AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Personal and estate planning
Succession planning
Philanthropy and charitable giving

Q&A

What has been the highlight of your practice over the past 12 months?

Receiving the warm hug of a client with tears in their eyes, thanking me for having helped solve and finalise several serious problems arising in connection with the succession of a family member.
Receiving various nominations and excellent reviews in top legal guides and having a fantastic team to support me.

What advice would you give rising stars/new lawyers in the private client world?

Listen to your clients carefully and try to step into their shoes in order to better understand their issues and find solutions that are correct for them.

What is your favourite quote?

"The highest form of knowledge is empathy," Bill Bullard.