Dr. Marcel R. Jung
Marcel Jung is attorney at law and certified tax expert. He is a highly experienced tax lawyer at our Zurich office. He has extensive experience in Swiss and international tax law. He is also a highly experienced tax litigator in both Swiss and international tax cases in the Swiss courts up to the Supreme Court.
Marcel Jung joined our law firm as a partner in 2017. He is specialised in Swiss domestic and international tax law, stock corporation law, and financial accounting and financial reporting law.
Marcel Jung has many years of experience in all areas of national and international tax planning, tax litigation, tax rulings, expert and legal opinions, assessment of tax risks and development of tax strategies.
Marcel Jung regularly advises high net worth families on international tax planning, relocations, structuring of wealth and family business, asset protection, estate planning and charitable projects, that often includes trusts, foundations and private holding and investment vehicles.
His professional interest focuses on the tax challenges of the digital economy, global tax transparency and cross-border exchange of information, BEPS Action Plan of the OECD and its impact on business and group taxation and private investment structures, multilateral agreements in tax matters, tax arbitration and protection of taxpayers’ rights.
Marcel Jung holds a Doctor of Laws from the University of Basel (Dr. iur.), a Master in International Tax Law from Queen Mary College of the University of London (LL.M.) and a Master in Economics from the University of St. Gallen (lic. oec. HSG). He was trained in US tax law during a research visit at Harvard Law School (Summer Program, International Tax Program).
Marcel Jung is a frequent speaker and is the author of numerous legal publications. He also acted as Swiss branch reporter at the annual congress of the International Fiscal Association in 2010 in Rom. He is a member of the Swiss Bar Association, the International Bar Association, the International Fiscal Association and the EXPERTsuisse (the Swiss Expert Association for Audit, Tax and Fiduciary).
Marcel Jung’s working languages are German and English.