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Dr Heike Weber


Frankfurt am Main

Weber Heike
Dr Heike Weber


Frankfurt am Main

Heike, LL.M. (University of Adelaide), a German Rechtsanwältin and certified tax adviser (Steuerberaterin), has broad experience in a wide range of national and international tax matters, in particular tax-efficient finance transactions, securitisations and international tax planning.

Moreover, she regularly advises banks and multinational groups on all tax aspects arising in M&A transactions, real estate investments as well as restructurings and pre- and post-acquisition reorganisations.

News & insights

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News: 18 SEPTEMBER 2020

Allen & Overy advises Apax Partners and its portfolio company Neuraxpharm on the acquisition of Buccolam® Assets

We have advised Apax Partners and its portfolio company Neuraxpharm Group, a leading European specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the central nervous system (CNS), on the acquisition of the…

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Publications: 31 JANUARY 2020

Brexit at the Finishing Line: What are the Tax Consequences for German Companies?

In 2016 a narrow majority of the British people voted in a referendum for the withdrawal of the United Kingdom (UK) from the European Union (EU). With effect from the end of today, this withdrawal…

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Publications: 31 OCTOBER 2019

Market update – legal developments in the German real estate market

Focus: "Berlin Rent Freeze" and Real Estate Transfer Tax Reform

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Publications: 25 OCTOBER 2019

Update on the German real estate transfer tax reform

Quite surprisingly, the members of the German government coalition (CDU/CSU and SPD) have agreed yesterday to not vote on the German real estate transfer tax (RETT) reform in the German Bundestag this…

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Frankfurt am Main

Allen & Overy LLP
Bockenheimer Landstraße 2
60306 Frankfurt am Main

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Certified German Tax Adviser, 2007

Admitted as German Rechtsanwältin, 2003


Second German Law Degree, 2003

Dr iur, University of Mannheim, Germany, 2001

First German Law Degree, University of Mannheim, 2000

LL.M., University of Adelaide, Australia, 1998

Published work

  • Weber H., Hahne K. (2011) "Einbringung in Kapitalgesellschaften", Article in Ubg, issue 6, page 420-432
  • Weber H., Hagen A. (2011) "Anteile an ausländischen Sondervermögen, aber keine ausländischen Investmentanteile: Steuerfolgen für inländische Anleger?"
  • Weber H. (2010) "Vereinbarung der Verlustuebernahme im GmbH-Vertragskonzern: eine unendliche Geschichte?", Unternehmensbesteuerung Ubg, 8/2010
  • Weber H. (2006) "Zeitpunkt der Gewinnerzielung aus der Veraeusserung von Anteilen an Kapitalgesellschaften - Uebergang des wirtschaftlichen Eigentums bei sog. Doppeloptionen", commentary in Betriebs-Berater, Heft 49
  • Weber H. (2006) commentary in Der Steuerberater, 06/2006
  • Weber H. (2005) "Urteilsbesprechung: Genussrechte als 'Beteiligung am Kapital der Gesellschaft' i.S. von § 17 EStG?", Betriebs Berater, Heft 45
  • Weber H., Mihm A. (2005) "New Guidance Clarifies Germany´s Thin Capitalization Rules", Tax Analysts, 08/2005
  • Weber H. (2005) "Besteuerungsrecht nach DBA-Spanien bei konzerninterner Arbeitnehmerentsendung", Betriebs-Berater, Volume 27
  • Weber H. (2005) "Verfassungsmaessigkeit der Absenkung der Wesentlichkeitsgrenze von 25 v.H. auf 10 v.H,", Betriebs-Berater, 02/2005
  • Weber H. (2005) "The European Company: Much Ado About Nothing?", Tax Notes International, 01/2005
  • Weber H. (2001) "Verkehrslenkung durch Abgaben", Lit-Verlag
  • Weber H. (2002) "Die Bedeutung der Lkw-Maut fuer die Binnenschiffahrt", Institut fuer Binnenschiffahrtsrecht der Uni Mannheim