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Dr. Benjamin Rothmund

Dr. Benjamin Rothmund assists family firms and wealthy private individuals offering them advice on asset and succession planning. Apart from inheritance and family law, he focuses in particular on foundation law as well as inheritance and gift tax law. Benjamin Rothmund possesses special expertise in the field of family foundations set up abroad as well as Anglo-American trusts. Another legal specialty of Benjamin Rothmund is company law. He has, in the past, advised medium-sized companies in particular concerning M&A transactions and general questions of company law.

Practice areas
  • Corporate and asset succession
  • Foundations and trusts
  • Inheritance and family law
  • Tax law, in particular inheritance/gift tax law
  • Company law with a focus on M&A transactions
Vita
  • 2006 - 2013 Law studies at the Julius-Maximilian University in Würzburg and at University College Dublin
  • 2013 - 2015 Research assistant at P+P Pöllath + Partners, Munich
  • 2015 - 2017 Legal clerkship at Darmstadt Regional Court
  • 2018 Admitted to the German bar
  • 2018 Lawyer at Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH, Frankfurt am Main
  • 2018 Lawyer at RITTERSHAUS
  • 2019 PhD (Dr. iur.) at Leipzig University
Other activities and memberships
  • Member of the Economic Council of the CDU e. V.
  • Repetitor at JP - Legal Trial Examinations
  • Juristen Alumni Würzburg e.V. (Würzburg Association of Law Alumni)
  • Münchner Unternehmenssteuerforum e.V. (Munich Association for the Pro-motion of Company Tax Reform)
Publications
  • „Die Besteuerung des anglo-amerikanischen Trusts in Deutschland“, Verlag Peter Lang
My motto

Almost always the only mistake is believing that the position I am in is the only one from where the truth can be seen. (Jorge Bucay)

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