Partner

Daniel Bader

Perceptive, prompt and thorough in his responses.

Chambers Global 2013

Outstanding

Client in Chambers Europe 2021

Key practitioner in this area with a strong reputation as a tax specialist.

Source in WWL 2021

Excellent.

Source in WWL 2021

Very highly recommended

Source in WWL 2021

Great practitioner

Source in WWL 2021

Daniel Bader gives clear advice that can be implemented instantly.

Source in Legal 500 2020

He is very professional, kind and ‘Swiss’ precise.

Source in Legal 500 2020

Daniel Bader is a top private client lawyer with deep expertise in cross-border planning.

Source in Legal 500 2020

Very easy to work with and responsive.

Source in Chambers Global 2020

Is celebrated as a tax specialist.

Peers in Who's Who Legal Corporate Tax 2019

He is very diligent and skilled at working with ultra high net worth clients.

Interviewee in Chambers HNW guide 2019

He is the guy to go to for tax advice on complex structures for major clients.

Source in Chambers HNW guide 2019

He is a very smart guy and very reliable and experienced.

Source in Chambers HNW guide 2019

A point of reference for private client tax in Switzerland.

Chambers HNW guide 2019

Excellent, efficient and knowledgeable.

Peers in Who's Who Legal 2019

Impressive client base.

Who's Who Legal 2019

Great lawyer.

Who's Who Legal 2019

Straight to the point.

Chambers Global 2019

A charming person to work with.

Source in Chambers HNW guide 2018

An excellent tax guy.

Chambers HNW guide 2018

An expert on the relationships with tax authorities and smart in finding the right solutions.

Chambers HNW guide 2018

An outstanding figure in the market.

Who's Who Legal Tax 2018

He understands our business and tries to do something different even if it hasn't been done before in Switzerland.

Client in Chambers Europe 2018

An excellent tax adviser.

Interviewee in Chambers Private Wealth Law 2017

He has an open and fresh mind when it comes to international tax planning.

Chambers Global 2017

Explains difficult tax issues in a simple manner that clients can easily understand.

Source in Chambers Europe 2016

He's just a pleasure to work with.

Chambers HNW guide 2016

He is very cerebral and intellectual and very good.

Chambers HNW guide 2016

He is very strong in all aspects of tax.

Chambers HNW guide 2016

The quality of his work and the content and ideas are brilliant.

Client in Chambers Europe 2016

Provides outstanding support.

Who's Who Legal 2016

Highly recommended for his adroit advice.

Who's Who Legal 2016

One of the very best in the area.

Client in Who's Who Legal 2016

An expert in handling complex and international tax matters for private clients.

Chambers Global 2016

The quality of his work and the content and ideas are brilliant.

Client in Chambers Global 2016

Lawyer of choice.

Client in Who's Who Legal 2015

He is very approachable, has a good international perspective and goes out of his way to understand the case.

Client in Chambers Global 2015

Great tactician with exceptional capabilities.

Clients in Who's Who Legal 2014

Highly recommended for his work in the field of cross-border structuring.

Who's Who Legal 2014

An outstanding tax lawyer.

Citywealth 2013

Perceptive, prompt and thorough in his responses.

Chambers Global 2013

Outstanding

Client in Chambers Europe 2021

À propos de

Daniel Bader provides national and international tax, social security and legal advice to individuals and corporate clients.

He comprehensively advises private clients, executives and entrepreneurs in tax and legal-related questions including successions planning, compensation plans and private wealth structures.

Daniel Bader develops solutions, particularly related to cross-border structuring and to corporate and private relocations from and to Switzerland. He assists clients in questions regarding income and wealth tax, estate and gift taxes, real estate tax and social security.

Daniel Bader is a frequent speaker at national and international tax and private clients conferences, and acts as board member of Family Offices. He is president of the Swiss branch of the International Fiscal Association IFA. He is listed as a leading lawyer by Chambers, Legal 500 and Citywealth. In its 2019 edition, the Who's Who of private client lawyers listed Daniel Bader as number one Global Elite Thought Leader EMEA. Furthermore, Who's Who Legal 2018 recognizes him as expert in the practice areas "Private Client" and "Corporate Tax".

LanguesGerman, English, French
Curriculum
  • Partner of Bär & Karrer (since 2010)
  • Swiss Tax Expert (2008)
  • Associate at a Swiss law firm (2008)
  • Director and tax advisor at a Swiss bank (2007)
  • Associate at a Swiss law firm (2005)
  • University of Zurich: lic. oec. (2003)
  • Research and Teaching Assistant to Prof. Dr. H.P. Wehrli (2000-2004)
Associations et fonctions publiques
  • President of the International Fiscal Association, Swiss Branch
AdmissionNon admis au barreau

Ranked as 'leading' in Corporate Tax and Private Client Tax by Leaders League

Leaders League 2019

Ranked as 'leading' in Corporate Tax and Private Client Tax by Leaders League

Leaders League 2019

Ranked as 'leading' in Corporate Tax and Private Client Tax by Leaders League

Leaders League 2019

Contact

Daniel Bader
P: +41 58 261 54 32
F: +41 58 263 54 32
M: +41 58 262 54 32
daniel.bader@baerkarrer.ch

Bär & Karrer SA
Brandschenkestrasse 90
CH-8002 Zurich
Suisse

Assistants
Sina Hess
P: +41 58 261 53 79
F: +41 58 261 50 01
sina.hess@baerkarrer.ch
Francesca Kohler
P: +41 58 261 52 41
F: +41 58 261 50 01
francesca.kohler@baerkarrer.ch

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