Sam Thompson

Baker & McKenzie Geneva
Not admitted to practice law in this jurisdiction


Sam Thompson is an associate in the Wealth Management Group and Global Tax Practice. He joined Baker & McKenzie’s Geneva office in 2016 from a City firm in London.

Prior to his legal career, he worked in management consulting for a leading global consultancy firm. He worked with a number of FTSE and Dow listed companies all over Europe, principally advising in IT transformation and business strategy. 

Practice Focus

Sam focuses on advising individuals and their families on international tax, succession and estate planning issues. Much of his work has an international element and involves structuring multi-jurisdictional estates and advising on the creation and operation of asset-holding structures.


  • England & Wales~United Kingdom (2016)


  • BPP Law School, London (LPC) (2014)
  • BPP Law School (GDL) (2013)
  • Imperial College, London (MSc) (2011)
  • University of Manchester (BA Honours) (2008)


  • English
  • French