Pierre-Jean Faure

Partner  |  Gordon S. Blair Switzerland
JURISDICTIONS QUALIFIED IN

France

TOP 3 AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Trusts and Family structures in a civil law environment
Estate Planning
International tax

Q&A

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

Monitoring several cross border Family projects involving France, Switzerland and Monaco.
Adjusting ownership structures and governance models to new international regulations.
Educating new generations to sophisticated estate planning.

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

Be versatile, proactive and humble. Forget about the academic memo or multiple disclaimers: go straight to the point…after having carefully contemplated it!

What is your favourite quote?

“And now that you don't have to be perfect, you can be good” John Steinbeck