Jean-Frédéric Maraia is a partner in Schellenberg Wittmer's Taxation Group in Geneva. He advises clients on all tax matters, at both domestic and international levels. His areas of expertise include M&A and real estate transactions, lump-sum taxation, estate planning, taxation for art related matters and tax litigation.
Jean-Frédéric Maraia is a lecturer at the University of Geneva. He also lectures at the University of Neuchâtel and at the Swiss Accountancy Academy. In 2010 he became the executive director of LL.M. Tax program at the School of Law at the University of Geneva. He is a member of the International Fiscal Association (IFA), Geneva Bar Association and Swiss Bar Association.
Upon graduating from the School of Law of the University of Geneva (lic. iur.) in 1999, Jean-Frédéric Maraia was admitted to the Geneva bar in 2002. In 2004 he completed a DEA in International tax law followed by a doctorate («Transfer pricing of intangibles») in 2007 (Dr iur.). He received the Prix Bellot in 2009. Before joining Schellenberg Wittmer in 2010, Jean-Frédéric Maraia practiced tax law for several years in one of the leading firms in Geneva.
A complete listing of Dr. Jean-Frédéric Maraia's publications can be found here.