Peter Lutz
Attorney-at-Law, Dr. iur. LL.M.



Lutz Partner Rechtsanwälte AG
Tödistrasse 53
P.O. Box 1905
8027 Zurich

Telefon:  +41 44 368 50 50
Telefax:   +41 44 368 50 55




1992 Master of Law, European Company Law and International Trade Law, LL.M.
1991 – 1992 Master‘s Degree (LL.M.), University of London
1988  Doctor of Law, University of Zurich
1988   Admission to the Bar, Zurich
  1983 Licentiatus iuris, Universities of Geneva and Zurich
  1978 – 1983 University of Geneva and University of Zurich, Law School


Professional Experience  

since 2016   Partner at Lutz Partner Rechtsanwälte
2011 – 2015   Partner at a larger Zurich law firm
1992 – 2011   Partner at a mid-sized Zurich law firm
1988 – 1991 Associate attorney at a mid-sized Zurich law firm
  1984 – 1988 Legal clerk and Trainee at a Zurich law firm



  German, English, French



  • Zurich Bar Association
  • Swiss Bar Association
  • Lawyers Cooperation
  • LL.M. Society University of London (Honorary President)
  • DACH European Lawyers Association
  • AZZ - Employers Association Lake Zurich and Zimmerberg


Practice Areas 

  • General Contract Law and Commercial Law
  • Financial Markets Regulatory matters and Compliance
  • Restructuring, especially Mergers, Demergers and Conversions
  • Incorporation, Structuring and Administration of Companies
  • Real Estate Transactions, including Acquisition of Real Estate
    by Persons abroad (Lex Koller) and Private Construction Law
  • Administrative law and administrative jurisdiction
  • Elaboration of Concepts for the Combating of Money Laundering and Corruption
  • Purchase and Sale of Companies
  • Estate and Succession Planning


Additional Engagements 

  • President of Self-Regulatory Organisation for the combating of money laundering of the Swiss Bar Association and Swiss Notary Association
  • Member of the Board of banks, asset management, retail and industrial companies