Dr. Dirk Pohl focuses his practice on international tax law, tax litigation before tax courts and the German Supreme Tax Court (Bundesfinanzhof), integrated legal, tax and organization counseling of business enterprises. He heads the Firm’s Munich office and the German Tax Practice.

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  • Represented clients in the information technology (IT), pharmaceuticals and automotive sectors in connection with business restructuring/transfer pricing matters
  • Represented clients in global reorganization of construction equipment manufacturer
  • Represented various US multinationals in tax structuring of inbound investment via Luxembourg and Switzerland

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  • Handelsblatt/Best Lawyers™ 2020 Germany: Leading Lawyer for Tax Law
  • Chambers Europe 2019, Germany: Tax Litigation
  • The Legal 500 EMEA 2019, Tax-Germany
  • Chambers Global

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  • German Tax Law Society, appointed as a member of the Scientific Council
  • Munich Bar for Attorneys at Law (Rechtsanwälte)
  • Munich Bar for Tax Advisors (Steuerberater)


Certified Tax Advisor, 1999
University of Bonn, Dr. jur. (PhD), Second State Exam, 1997
University of Bonn, Research Associate of Prof. Dr. Josef Isensee, 1994
University of Bonn, First State Exam, 1993
University for Tax Law in Nordkirchen, Master of Fiscal Affairs, 1987


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Dr. Dirk Pohl

Insights & Events / Media

Chicago, IL / McDermott Event / May 8, 2019

Publications / May 2015

Joint Venture Companies (4th Edition)

NWB Verlag / December 2014

Practice of International Tax Law 2014