Business Law Firm and Accounting Firm in Germany
Business Law, Banking & Finance, Tax & Accounting and the Law of Nonprofit Organizations
WINHELLER are your legal and tax experts in the fields of German and international business law and tax law. We also focus on corporate clients that require advice in the banking & finance field and we are one of the leading law and accounting firms in Germany when it comes to advising charitable and nonprofit organizations and private foundations.
We mainly focus on the following legal areas and industries:
Our Clients – Based in Germany and Around the World
Our clients are national and international medium-sized and big companies successfully pursuing their business activities in various fields. In addition, we represent some of the most renowned institutional and wealthy private investors as well as national and foreign charitable and nonprofit organizations. On an ongoing basis, we have also been representing German public sector entities. Most of our international clients come from English and French speaking countries as well as from China and Russia.
Local Firm with an International Approach
Our distinguished team consists of committed and internationally experienced lawyers and accountants / CPAs. Our mission is to loyally and independently represent your interests. As a proud member of the "International Society of Primerus Law Firms" our business lawyers and tax advisors help you and your company achieving your goals. You can rely on our expertise in business law and tax law, regardless where you are located. Our well-established interdisciplinary and international network includes lawyers and experts in Germany, Europe and many other strategic places in the world, namely in the USA, the Russian Federation, and the People’s Republic of China.
Trustful Client / Attorney Relationship
WINHELLER Attorneys at Law & Tax Advisors are committed to provide foresighted, results-oriented and practical solutions at the highest legal and ethical stage. As a matter of course, our legal and tax solutions pay off, are efficient and secure. But first and foremost, our shared success is based on mutual trust between our valued clients and our advisors and we will do everything in our power to establish an effective long-term relationship with you and your company as well.
Proven Expertise – Testimonials
Independent parties attest our business lawyers and tax advisors impeccable expertise: "This firm has not only passed our rigorous screening process, but has distinguished itself as a firm delivering legal services of the highest standards", says John C. Buchanan, President of The International Society of Primerus Law Firms, a highly selective alliance of independent business law firms. The specialized press, too, relies on our expertise and regularly quotes our lawyers and accountants concerning current legal and tax issues. Germany’s "Who’s who" of law firms – JUVE German Commercial Law Firms – has repeatedly listed WINHELLER among the most frequently recommended law firms in Germany. We have received similar accolades from “Acquisition International” (“German Tax Law Firm of the Year” and “German Business Law Firm of the Year”), “Corporate INTL” and “Global Law Experts” (both: “Foundations Law Firm of the Year in Germany”).
Our firm has received outstanding reviews since its inception in 2006 when it was ranked among the top 10 medium-sized German business law firms by the German newspaper "Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung", the Soldan GmbH, the German Federal Bar and the German Federal Attorneys' Association.
Attorney Lutz Auffenberg was invited to join worldwide Bitcoin experts in Berlin in March 2015.More
In Oct 2014, we founded the "Global Network of Cryptocurrency Law Firms" together with our colleagues MME Partners from Zurich.More
Jens-Marwin Koch contributed a chapter on Germany to the first edition of The Privacy, Data Protection and Cybersecurity Law Review.More
WINHELLER recently got awarded "Tax Law Firm of the Year 2014 - Germany" by the international magazine AI.More
WINHELLER is now accepting Bitcoins as payment option. We are also looking forward to helping you with any Bitcoin related legal questions you might have.More
Corporate INTL magazine awards WINHELLER "Non-Profit Sector Law Firm of the Year".More
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The magazine Acquisition International honored WINHELLER as best Business Law Firm 2014!
WINHELLER stands out with its first admittance into the German law firm directory "Kanzleien in Deutschland".More
MLI rates WINHELLER as Germany's top address for intellectual property law, media law and copyright law.More
WINHELLER is one of Germany's most renowned law firms according to the editors of JUVE Handbook German Commercial Law Firms 2013/2014.More
WINHELLER got awarded "German Tax Law Firm of the Year 2014" by the magazine Acquisition International.More
Successfully represented and advised one of the leading companies of the Russian telecommunications sector.More
Legal due diligence on IP, know-how and software of a Russian entity of the sector building & construction.More
Successful negotiations on sponsoring and cooperation agreements with one of Germany's biggest labor unions.More