Dr.iur. Hans Kuhn LL.M.

Attorney-at-Law | Partner

An eminent expert in public and private banking law and banking regulation, fintech- and crypto-/blockchain law, Swiss and European financial market law, securities law and secured transactions, as well as in international private and business law, Hans Kuhn gained his unique expertise in years of practical regulatory experience, ultimately as General Counsel of the Swiss National Bank. Hans Kuhn has been an independent attorney since 2014 and is a member of various legislative commissions.


  • English

  • German

  • French

Professional Experience

  • Independent lawyer since 2014

  • Swiss National Bank, General Counsel Legal Affairs and Services (2001-2014)

  • Member of the Board of Directors of Orell Füssli Holding (Member/Vice Chairman, 2007-2014)

  • Federal Office of Justice, Private International Law Section, Deputy Head of Section (1995-2001)

  • Journalist/editor at news agencies and newspapers (1980-1993)


  • Tulane University School of Law, New Orleans (LL.M. 2000)

  • University of Zurich (Dr. iur. 1998)

  • Bar exam, admission to the bar (Zurich 1995)

  • University of Zurich (lic. iur. 1993)

Memberships and Commissions

Fields of Activity

  • Fintech and blockchain law

  • Swiss and European financial market law

  • Banking supervision and banking contract law

  • Payment systems law

  • Securities and credit security law

  • International private and commercial law


Dr.iur. Hans Kuhn LL.M.
Wicki Partners Ltd.
Stockerstrasse 44
CH-8002 Zurich

E-Mail: kuhn@wickipartners.ch
Direct call: + 41 43 322 1560
Mobile: + 41 79 638 1335