Silvia Sparfeld, M.A.

Rechtsanwältin (Lawyer), certified specialist in tax law, tax advisor, Advokátka (CZ), Business Mediator
Partner
Practice Group: Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions
Practice Group: Tax

Silvia Sparfeld specialises in reorganisations under company law and frequently advises national and international companies on cross-border M&A transactions. Her advice in this field also covers the tax law implications.
She is also active in financial litigation. In this area, she advises national and international clients in preliminary proceedings out of court and in legal proceedings before the fiscal courts and Germany’s Federal Fiscal Court.
Silvia Sparfeld has nearly 25 years of transaction experience in Central and Eastern Europe, particularly in Russia and the Czech Republic. She has led teams of foreign and local lawyers in numerous international transactions.

Expertise

  • Right of conversion
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Cross-Border Transactions
  • Joint Ventures
  • Tax law

Career

  • Legal studies at the University of Gießen
  • Studies of Slavic Languages (M.A.) at the Universities of Gießen and Kiev (Ukraine)
  • 1990-1991 Westdeutsche Landesbank in Düsseldorf, Frankfurt am Main and New York (USA)
  • With Noerr since 1991
  • 1992 to 1995 Noerr Prague
  • 2002 to 2008 co-responsible partner of Noerr’s Moscow office
  • 2010 to 2012 managing partner of Noerr’s Prague office
  • Since 2012 Noerr Munich
  • Admitted to the Munich Chamber of Lawyers as well as to the Munich Chamber of Tax Advisors
  • Admitted to the Czech Chamber of Lawyers (Prague)

Distinctions

  • Leading expert for Tax Law, Tax & Legal Excellence (2018)

Memberships

  • Member Tax & Legal Excellence
  • Member of the Committee of Tax law at the Munich Chamber of Lawyers
  • Member of the committee Tax law of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers
  • Gesellschaftsrechtliche Vereinigung (VGR)
  • Arbitrator with the Moscow Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • Arbitrator with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan
  • Business Mediator with the Munich Chamber of Lawyers

Selected Publications

  • Umwandlungsrechtliche Grundlagen: Spaltung, Vermögensübertragung, Formwechsel in: Kraft/Edelmann/Bron, Umwandlungssteuergesetz, 2nd edition 2019
  • Anzeigepflicht von Steuergestaltungen - Handlungspflicht auch ohne nationales Umsetzungsgesetz Global Taxes TLE-014-2019
  • Kommentierung §§ 226 bis 237 UmwG in: Habersack/Wicke, Umwandlungsgesetz Kommentar 1. Aufl. 2019
  • Verschmelzung in: Ertragsteuern (Hrsg. Strahl), 29. Erg. Lfg. 2019
  • Grenzüberschreitender Formwechsel nach "Polbud", WpG 2018, 55
  • Auflösung von und Austritt aus Freiberuflersozietäten – Aktuelle Entwicklungen zur Realteilung, BRAK 2017, pp. 66 et seq.
  • Tschechisches Bankrecht in: Derleder/Knops/Bamberger, Handbuch zum deutschen und europäischen Bankrecht, 3. ed. 2017
  • Kommentierung zu §§ 226 – 237 UmwG in Habersack/Wicke, BeckOK UmwG – 2017
  • Verschmelzung in: Ertragsteuern – Problemanalyse, Gestaltungen (Ed. Strahl), 17. Erg. Lfg. 2015
  • Umstrukturierung und Umwandlung in: Bürgers/Fett, Die Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien, 2. edition 2015
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