Nicolas Urech

MCE Avocats (Lausanne)
Rue du Grand-Chêne 1
Case postale 1106
1001 Lausanne


Member of the Bar
Qualified tax expert
Partner since 2017

Nicolas Urech is a lawyer with a federal diploma in tax law (1996). He specialises in Swiss and international tax law.

He obtained a law degree from the University of Lausanne in 1988, a postgraduate certificate in business management from the Ecole des HEC of the University of Lausanne in 1992 and his bar exam in 1999.

He worked for the Cantonal Tax Administration in Lausanne for 6 years, before completing his legal traineeship with the firm Carrard, Paschoud, Heim et associés in Lausanne. He then practised at the bar since 1999 as a founding partner of Noël & Urech, then since 2006 as a founding partner of Lexartis Avocats before joining MCE Avocats in July 2017.

Nicolas Urech advises individuals as well as companies, foundations and associations. He also assists his clients with tax disputes (claims and appeals) and criminal tax proceedings, where necessary defending them before the relevant administrative authorities and judicial bodies.

Nicolas Urech is a member of Expert Suisse (Swiss Association of Audit, Tax and Fiduciary Experts), the Ordre romand des experts fiscaux (OREF) and the Association suisse des experts fiscaux (ASEFID).

Languages  :

  • French
  • German
  • English

Practice areas :

  • Tax law

Professional activities  :

  • Since July 2017: Partner at MCE Avocats, Lausanne
  • From 2006 to 2017: Founding partner of Lexartis, Lausanne
  • From 1999 to 2005: Founding partner of Noël & Urech, Lausanne
  • 1996 to 1999: Trainee lawyer with the law firm of Carrard, Paschoud, Heim & associés, Lausanne
  • 1990-1996: Associate with the Cantonal Tax Administration, Lausanne

Education  :

  • 1999: Bar Exam
  • 1996: Federal diploma as a tax expert
  • 1992: Certificate of Advanced Studies in Business Management, Faculty of HEC, University of Lausanne
  • 1988: Law degree, University of Lausanne

MCE Avocats Lausanne

Rue du Grand-Chêne 1
Case postale 1106
CH-1001 Lausanne

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Avenue de la Gare 56
Case postale 232
CH-1920 Martigny 1