Andrea Dorjee-Good is a Partner in Schellenberg Wittmer’s Zurich office, where she heads the Private Wealth group. She is a certified specialist in inheritance law and advises private clients on all aspects of estate and succession planning, including pre- and post-nuptial agreements, wills, succession pacts, lasting powers of attorney, trusts and foundations. Her practice areas further include contentious estates and she regularly represents clients in complex trust and estate disputes.
Some recent examples of Andrea’s expertise in private client matters include advising members of an international family on succession planning and structuring for their jointly owned family business and representing one of several heirs in a complex cross-border international trust and estate dispute involving a major family owned business.
Andrea is a member of several professional associations, including the Swiss Bar Association, the Zurich Bar Association, the International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA) and the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP). She regularly publishes and speaks in her field of specialisation.
Andrea graduated from the University of St Gallen School of Law (lic. iur. 2004) and was admitted to the Swiss Bar in 2007. She joined Schellenberg Wittmer as a trainee in 2004 and, after gaining court experience as a clerk at the District Court of Winterthur, she rejoined the firm as an associate in 2007, she was promoted to counsel in 2013 and became a partner in 2020. Andrea obtained a diploma with distinction in international trust management from STEP in 2014 and qualified as a Certified Specialist SBA Inheritance Law in 2019.