Bastian Thurneysen

MLaw, LL.M, Attorney, Certified Tax expert

Bastian Thurneysen areas of expertise are national and international tax law. He advises groups of companies, small and medium enter-prises and start-ups on all tax law issues, in particular on mergers and acquisitions, financ-ing, reorganizations and employee participation plans. In addition, he advises on tax issues in the crypto area and advises private clients in all tax matters. One of Bastian Thurneysen’s are-as of expertise is tax litigation, in particular in the area of international tax administrative assistance.

As co-author of iusNet Steuerrecht, Bastian Thurneysen is always informed about the latest case law in tax law and advises his clients effi-ciently and practically. He is a member of the Basel Bar Association, the Swiss Bar Associa-tion and ExpertSuisse. Bastian Thurneysen studied at the University of Basel and graduat-ed in 2011 with a master’s degree in law.

He completed legal internships at a medium-sized business law firm in Zurich, the Tax Court of Basel-Landschaft and the Civil Court of Basel-City and was admitted to the bar in 2014. From 2014 to 2021, he worked in the tax department of a large commercial law firm in Zurich. In 2018, he obtained a Master of Laws (LL.M.) from the University of Cape Town in international tax law and in 2020 the diploma as a Swiss certified tax expert.