Dr. Johanna Niegel

Dr. Johanna Niegel joined Allgemeines Treuunternehmen (ATU) in 1999 and has since specialized in the comparative analysis of international private foundations and trusts. She has been editing Trusts & Trustees' "Private Foundations: A World Review" starting from is inception in 2004 and is an editor to the survey book entitled "Private Foundations World Survey, published by Oxford University Press in 2013.

Johanna took a doctorate in law at the University of Vienna Law School and graduated with a master's degree from Columbia University School of Law, New York, having obtained a Fulbright scholarship. She was named a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and her specialisation lies in the field of Russian & Eastern European Law, in which she holds the Parker School Recognition of Achievement with Honors in International and Foreign Law. Johanna was awarded her STEP Diploma in International Trust Management in 2005 and received the STEP Founder’s Award in 2017.

She is fluent in German, English, Russian and French and Italian.

Allgemeines Treuunternehmen
Aeulestrasse 5
Postfach 83
LI -9490 Vaduz

Tel. +423 237 34 34
Fax +423 237 37 61

click here to send an email

Verein STEP Supporter



Verein STEP Supporter


STEP Zurich & Lucerne/Zug Centre Supporter


Zurich Centre Supporter


Lugano Centre Supporter

STEP Lucerne/Zug Centre Supporter