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Meyerlustenberger Lachenal strengthens its Tax Practice Group with a new Partner
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal (MLL) is delighted to announce that Dr. iur. Markus F. Huber will join our tax practice group as partner on 1 July 2017. Markus F. Huber joins us from Ernst & Young where he was partner and head of the International Tax Services Group for 15 years. In this role he advised multinational clients, primarily in the consumer products, life science and telecommunications industries, on international tax issues. Markus has worked on various fiscal law issues for more than 35 years and has in-depth expertise in international corporate tax law, in the area of transfer pricing, M&A transactions and quality and risk management. Markus also has vast experience in supporting complex cross-border transactions and restructurings and other complex tax planning, including as a Swiss tax lawyer for Ernst & Young in New York. In the past years Markus was based in Geneva.
Commenting on the appointment, Christoph Heiz, partner of MLL, said: “We are delighted about the appointment of Markus F. Huber. He has a great market recognition, a reputation for extensive specialist knowledge and strong client contacts, which allow us to further deepen the specialization of our tax team. As a lateral entry, Markus will take our firm a step forward with his many years of experience and his specialist know-how and will be a particular asset for the interdisciplinary support in cross-border mandates.”