Practice Areas

Tax

Specialization

International Tax Structuring, M&A, Finance Structures, European Holding Companies, German Inbound, in particular from the United States, German Outbound, Debt Restructuring, Refinancing, Non-Performing Loans

Languages

German, English

CV

  • Joined P+P as a partner in 2011
  • Member of the International Bar Association and International Organization Liaison Officer of the Taxes Committees (2019)
  • Member of the American Bar Association (Co-Chair International Tax Committee of the Section of International Law 2015/16, Vice-Chair International Tax Committee of the Section of International Law 2013/14, 2014/15, 2016/17 and 2017/18))
  • Member of the German Association for International Tax Law (IFA); country reporter for the 2014 IFA Congress in Mumbai
  • Board member of the German Association for International Tax Law (IFA), Section Rhine-Main-Neckar
  • Country correspondent for Germany for the tax journal Tax Notes International
  • Official Lecturer at the University of Mannheim (2009-2013), at the University of Liechtenstein (2011-2016) and at the University of Hamburg (2012-2015)
  • Senior Manager at a "big-four" accountancy firm focusing on international tax structuring and M&A with (long-term) secondments to Toronto/Canada and New York/USA (1999-2009)
  • Graduated as Diplom Kauffrau 1999, as tax advisor 2003
  • "Award International Tax Law" of the German Tax Advisor Bar for thesis (2003)
  • Studied business administration majoring in tax law and accounting at the University of Mannheim (1994-1999; Ph.D. at the Albert-Ludwigs-University of Freiburg/Br.; 2002)
  • Born 1974