Flick Gocke Schaumburg on November 20 announced that it will open a new office in Düsseldorf staffed with a team of tax and corporate lawyers.
Transfer pricing specialist Michael Puls will to join from Deloitte as of February 1, 2018, and tax lawyers Jens Hageböke, Markus Keuthen will move from the firm’s Bonn office to Düsseldorf, along with other members, the firm said.
Puls, a former associate with Flick Gocke Schaumburg, most recently headed Deloitte’s transfer pricing practice in Düsseldorf.
Jens Hageböke is a public auditor and tax advisor focusing on conversion tax law, corporate and group tax law, accounting, reorganizations and international tax law.
Markus Keuthen, a lawyer and tax advisor, specializes in reorganizations, the taxation of partnerships and conversion tax law.
“Opening in Düsseldorf demonstrates our firm’s close ties to the Rhine-Ruhr region, where we have enjoyed the trust of many large corporations and family-owned businesses for decades,” said Thomas Rödder, Chairman of Flick Gocke Schaumburg.