Christian Martin Gutekunst

Senior Associate

Christian Martin Gutekunst is an Attorney at Law and a Certified Tax Expert in the Tax group. He advises corporate and private clients on national and international tax law.

He regularly provides advice to private individuals moving to Switzerland, including advice with regard to lump-sum taxation, in particular. He also provides companies and senior management with advice on setting up employee participation plans and negotiates with tax authorities in tax proceedings and tax rulings.

He is a member of the Zurich Bar Association (ZAV), the Swiss Bar Association (SAV), and the Swiss branch of the International Fiscal Association (IFA).

Practice Areas:

Private Clients


2022 Attorney and tax expert with Wenger Plattner
2012 Attorney and tax expert for Zurich companies
2008 Swiss Certified Tax Expert
2007 Assistant to the chair of Professor Dr Reich, University of Zurich (part time), consulting for own clients (2007-2012)
2003 Attorney and tax advisor with commercial law firms in Zurich
2003 Admission to the bar (Aargau)
2001 Internships and legal assistant at a Zurich law firm, district court of Baden, cantonal tax office (Aargau) and a tax consulting firm in Zurich (2001-2003)
1997 Stipendiary at the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (German Research Foundation, DFG) Research Training Group “European and International Business Law” of the Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena (1997-1999)
1991 Universities of Basel and Bologna (lic. iur. 1997)


Christian Martin Gutekunst
Attorney at Law / Swiss Certified Tax Expert
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


Rechtsanwalt (2003)


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