Gaudenz Schwitter


Gaudenz Schwitter is a partner on the Real Estate team. He advises clients on the full spectrum of real estate, construction and tenancy issues and also represents clients in court. Gaudenz Schwitter is a regular speaker at various conferences and events for continuing professional development. He also lectures at the Center for Urban & Real Estate Management (CUREM) in the Department of Banking and Finance at the University of Zurich.

Practice Areas:

Real Estate
Constitutional and Administrative Law
Litigation and Arbitration


Chairman of the town council of Herrliberg
Chairman of the Zürcher Planungsgruppe Pfannenstil (association of municipal corporations for planning matters)
Member of the town council of Herrliberg, department of construction and planning (2010-2018)
Chairman of the construction commission of Herrliberg (2010-2018)


2015 Partner Wenger Plattner
2014 Certified Sepcialist SBA Construction and Real Estate Law
2008 Attorney at Law Wenger Plattner
2004 Attorney at Law at a law firm in Zollikon, Zurich
2002 Auditor District Court Hinwil and trainee at a law firm in Zurich
2000 University of Fribourg (Dr. iur.)
1999 In-house lawyer at a large Swiss bank in Berne
1996 University of Fribourg (lic. iur.)


Selected publications:

Berücksichtigungspflicht des ISOS bei der Nutzungsplanung: Aufhebung einer Umzonung im Quartier Fluntern
In: PBG aktuell – Zürcher Zeitschrift für öffentliches Baurecht 2020/2, S. 29 ff.


Dr. Gaudenz Schwitter
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 (2004)


Certified Specialist SBA Construction and Real Estate Law


German, English, French