Giovanni Stucchi

Giovanni Stucchi

lic. iur., LL.M., Attorney at Law and Notary Public, Partner
Certified Tax Expert

Via Canova 15
CH-6901 Lugano

Tel +41 58 200 31 00

Fax +41 58 200 31 11


Cristina Ponzio and Patrizia Conti Wälti;

Giovanni Stucchi’s practice focuses on tax consultancy for Swiss and international clients, both individuals and legal entities and, more generally, on tax planning for private individuals and companies. He also advises  in the areas of company law, with special expertise in corporate restructuring.

Practice areas
  • Commercial law
  • Tax law
Practice groups
  • Tax
  • Notariat
  • Private clients
  • 1994: Certified Federal Tax Expert ("Diplomierter Steuerexperte"), Zurich
  • 1990: Notary Public, Canton of Ticino
  • 1989: Admission to the Bar of the Canton of Ticino
  • 1988: Master of Law (LL.M.) in Commercial Law, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
  • 1985: lic. iur., with special mention in Swiss law, University of Lausanne
Experience / Career
  • as of September 2017: Partner, Kellerhals Carrard Lugano SA, Lugano
  • 1996-2017: Partner, PSMLaw SA, Lugano
  • 1992-1996: Head of Legal and Tax Division, Arthur Andersen SA, Lugano
  • 1986-1992: Legal and notarial internship and associate, Barchi Cattaneo Gemetti Postizzi, Lugano
  • 1985-1986: Legal internship, District Court of Mendrisio-Sud
  • Italian
  • French
  • German
  • English
  • Bar Association of the Canton of Ticino (OATi)
  • Swiss Bar Association
  • Canton of Ticino Order of Notaries (OdNTi)
  • Swiss Notary Association
  • Swiss Chamber of Tax and Accounting Experts
  • International Fiscal Association (INTA)
  • Swiss Fiduciary Chamber
Further activities
  • Scuola Universitaria Professionale della Svizzera italiana (SUPSI), Manno
  • Centro Studi Bancari, Lugano-Vezia
  • Luigi Bocconi University, Certi, Milano, Master of Science in Business Tax Law