Filippo Th. Beck


Filippo Th. Beck is a partner in the Private Clients practice group and advises in banking and financial markets law. As a counsel of choice, he advises entrepreneurs, companies and individuals on a wide range of issues, with a special focus on contract law, inheritance law, asset structuring, sports law and compliance. Where necessary, he draws on the expertise of specialists in other disciplines to ensure integrated advice on national and international legal issues.

Filippo Th. Beck has been appointed by FINMA as an investigating agent for banks and financial institutions.

Practice Areas:

Private Clients
Banking and Finance
Life Sciences and Health Law
Corporate and Commercial


Numerous board memberships 
Recognised issuers' representative at the SIX Swiss Exchange
Relevant member resp. foundation board member of various nonprofit institutions


1996 Partner Wenger Plattner
1993 Attorney at Law Wenger Plattner
1988 Associate Lenz & Staehelin, Zurich
1988 Bar exam New York
1987 Bar exam Connecticut, Master of Comparative Jurisprudence at the New York University, School of Law
1985 Bar exam of the Canton of Basel-City
1982 Associated with the Civil Court and Appeal Court Basel-City as well as Liatowitsch, Bernstein, Liatowitsch und Günzburger, Basel
1980 Associated with Coopers & Lybrand, Geneva
1980 Prediploma Accounting School, Berne (alongside studies)
1980 University of Basel (lic. iur.)

Selected publications:

Kommentar zu Art. 17 HMG
In: Eichenberger/Jaisli/Richli (Hrsg.), Basler Kommentar zum Heilmittelgesetz, 2. Aufl., Basel, 2022

Kommentar zu Art. 17a HMG
In: Eichenberger/Jaisli/Richli (Hrsg.), Basler Kommentar zum Heilmittelgesetz, 2. Aufl., Basel, 2022

Geldwäscherei als Managementthema in der Anwaltskanzlei (in German)
In: Management von Anwaltskanzleien, Zürich 2012, Straub Leo / Hehli Hidber Christine (Hrsg.)


Filippo Th. Beck lic. iur., M.C.J.
Attorney at Law
Wenger Plattner
Attorneys at Law Tax Advisors Public Notaries
Seestrasse 39 | P.O. Box
8700 Küsnacht-Zürich

T +41 43 222 38 00
F +41 43 222 38 01


Bar admission (1985)


Connecticut (1987), New York (1988)


German, English, French, Italian