Dr. David Witzel, LL.M.
Attorney-at-law, Tax Advisor
Appointed Attorney-at-law in 2002
Appointed Certified German Tax Advisor in 2008
Appointed Tax Lawyer in 2008
Dr. David Witzel is the founding partner and advises German and foreign companies and its shareholders with respect to all corporate law and tax law matters. He has extensive experience in the areas of estate planning, M&A transactions and international tax structuring.
His expertise includes in particular private equity, real estate and all legal issues in connection with the structuring of estates and investments.
Dr. David Witzel studied at the University of Heidelberg and made his clerkship in Berlin before he finalized his PhD. Subsequently, he studied at the University of Sydney to achieve a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree.
Prior to founding Dr. Witzel & Partner, he was among others for many years a lawyer at the US law firm Debevoise & Plimpton LL.P. and KPMG. Dr. David Witzel is co-author of several tax handbooks and publishes articles in reputed law and tax journals. Moreover, he holds lectures at different occasions at universities.
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