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Dr Michael Ehret


Frankfurt am Main

Ehret Michael
Dr Michael Ehret


Frankfurt am Main

Michael is a tax lawyer and tax advisor (Steuerberater) and has specialised tax experience in advising mergers & acquisitions and (re-)financing transactions, in particular as regards domestic and international M&A, private equity, acquisition financing, capital markets and real estate transactions. 

His recent experience includes inter alia advising TH Real Estate in relation to a real estate joint venture with Scandinavian pension funds as well as in relation to a joint venture with a project developer; UBS Deutschland in relation to the transfer of all shares in UBS Deutschland to UBS Switzerland, Citibank in relation to its disposal of the retail banking business to Crédit Mutuel, Helaba Invest in relation to the set-up of a real estate investment platform, the Royal Bank of Scotland on its global restructuring and in particular the cross-border integration of ABN Amro branches/subsidiaries and on on-going tax advice; a Chinese investor regarding its equity investment in Berliner Potsdamer Platz Quartier (formerly Daimler Quartier) in a joint venture; Terra Firma and the infrastructure investment business of Deutsche Bank, RREEF, supervised by Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management, on the sale of Germany’s leading motorway service operator Tank & Rast for a consideration of €3.9bn; BNP Paribas Fortis, ING Bank and Rabobank on the acquisition financing for the purchase of some European subsidiaries and production facilities of Campbell’s Soups by CVC Capital Partners Ltd. 

News & insights

News: 08 APRIL 2020

Scout24 AG relies on Allen & Overy to buy back own shares

Allen & Overy LLP has advised Scout24 AG in relation to the company's acquisition of own shares.  The buy-back programme follows a share buy-back completed at the end of January 2020, where Allen &…

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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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