Dr. Michaela Engel

Tax Advisor, Specialist in International Tax Law
Partner
Practice Group: Tax
Practice Group: Real Estate Investments

Michaela Engel specialises in the tax structuring of (cross-border) real estate and M&A transactions. She also advises on financing transaction, including securitisations, and on regulated financial products. Additional specialisations are tax advice for companies and financial institutions and international tax law

Expertise

  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Real estate tax
  • Structured and hybrid financing
  • Group tax law
  • International and EU tax law

Career

  • Studied business management and received doctorate degree at the Otto-Friedrichs-University of Bamberg
  • Lectured in-house at a major German bank
  • With Noerr since 2002
  • Admitted to the Munich Chamber of Tax Advisors

Selected Projects

  • ActivumSG Capital Management on the acquisition of the project developer formart from HOCHTIEF AG
  • Lone Star on the acquisition of TLG Immobilien from the Federal Republic of Germany (2012)
  • Bayerische Versorgungskammer on the refinancing of Tower 185 in Frankfurt (2013)
  • Apollo Management: Tax structuring of the acquisition and the financing of the Xanadu Portfolio out of insolvency (2013)

Selected Publications

  • Vermögensverwaltende Personengesellschaften im Ertragsteuerrecht, 2. Aufl. 2015.
  • Die Besteuerung der KGaA und ihrer Gesellschafter, in Bürgers/Fett, Die Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien, 2., neu bearbeitete Auflage 2015, S. 437 ff.
  • Die strategische Management Holding – § 50d Abs. 3 EStG vor und nach der Änderung durch das BeitrRLUmsG (mit Elisabeth Dworschak), IWB 2012, S. 872 ff.