Patrick Nick is a member of the Private Clients team. He advises domestic and international clients on inheritance and estate law, philanthropy, foundations and associations, and on contract, corporate and notary law. His work also includes dispute resolution.


Patrick Nick has acted as legal counsel, among others, to:

  • Ultra-high and high net worth individuals regarding their international estate planning and the transfer of their estates (including transfers of large real estate assets and complex corporate structures) to the next generation as well as various aspects of family law, e.g. marriage and matrimonial property law, inheritance law and notarial law

  • Private clients, family offices, family businesses and private companies in all aspects of corporate, commercial and art law matters

  • Charitable foundations with a particular focus on art regarding corporate governance, best practice and various art projects and exhibitions funded by the foundations in Switzerland and abroad

  • Companies in internal investigations

  • ZAV Zurich Bar Association
  • SAV Swiss Bar Association
  • IBA International Bar Association
  • Northwestern University Club of Switzerland
  • Northwestern Alumni Association
  • IE Business School DACH Alumni Association