German Attorney at Law, German Tax Advisor, LL.M.
Lars-Olaf Leskovar, German Attorney at Law and German Certified Tax Advisor, provides comprehensive advice on all aspects of tax law. His main areas of expertise are
- international tax law,
- reorganizations and restructuring,
- tax support for M&A and real estate transactions as well as
- advising high net worth individuals and family entrepreneurs on tax succession planning.
For more than eight years, he has been advising family and medium-sized companies, in particular on tax audits, tax structuring as well as structuring of companies and domestic and foreign investments.
In M&A and real estate transactions, he checks the "target" for tax risks (Tax Due Diligence), finds the right acquisition structure for our clients and designs and negotiates the relevant tax clauses.
He also regularly represents our clients in appeal proceedings, German fiscal court proceedings and before the Federal Fiscal Court.
Lars-Olaf Leskovar studied law at the universities of Marburg and Bonn. After completing his first state examination, he specialized in international tax law as part of a master's program at the University of Maastricht. He then completed his legal clerkship at the Higher Regional Court of Cologne with stations at an international commercial law firm in Cologne and a Big Four auditing company in Luxembourg.
Before joining WINHELLER, Lars-Olaf Leskovar worked for PwC in Cologne and for the law firm Graf von Westphalen in Frankfurt/Main. He is married, has two children and is a passionate fan of the Boston Red Sox baseball club.
- International tax law
- Restructuring and reorganization
- M&A tax/tax due diligence
- Real estate tax law
- Tax succession planning
- Inheritance and gift tax
- Tax disputes
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