Dr. Jan Merzrath Partner Berlin +49 30 890482 132


Dr. Jan Merzrath is Partner in the field of tax and legal advisory services and is the head of the Berlin office. He has many years of experience in tax advisory services, especially for medium-sized enterprises and entrepreneurs. His proven tax law expertise in the real estate business deserves special mention. He is furthermore a tenacious representative of our clients in proceedings before the fiscal courts and the Federal Fiscal Court. He applies his professional competence to the successful solution of specialised tax issues.


Fields of expertise

  • Commercial tax law
  • Conducting lawsuits in fiscal courts and tax procedural law (defensive tax strategies)
  • Business transactions and reorganisations



  • Chairman of the Berlin Brandenburg Association for the Promotion of Accountancy Law, Tax Law and Auditing [Verein zur Förderung des Bilanz- und Steuerrechts sowie der Wirtschaftsprüfung Berlin und Brandenburg e. V.]
  • Member of the Berlin Bar Association specialist tax lawyers' committee
  • Member of the German Tax Lawyers Association [Deutsche Steuerjuristische Gesellschaft e. V.]



External lecturer at the Chair of Accounting and Auditing in the Private and Public Sectors at the University of Potsdam

  • Lawyer
  • Tax Consultant
  • Specialised Tax Lawyer