International Tax Practitioners

International Tax Practitioners

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Professional Profile

Justus Fischer-Zernin , Partner | +49 40 3576620


Meet Justus

Justus Fischer-Zernin’s work focuses on advising and representing enterprises and investors in the fields of business and tax law, often in matters of an international nature. This mainly involves organisational aspects of the founding of companies, restructuring of corporate groups, corporate acquisitions and disposals and all related legal and taxation concerns – always in relation to matters of contracts and tax law.

At Hanselaw, Justus Fischer-Zernin mainly operates in the “Corporate – Contracts – Tax” field; in tax-related matters, he also works in the fields “Media” and “Capital Market”.


  • Partner, Hanselaw-Hammerstein und Partner (2000-Present)
  • Partner, Dr. Schwarz, von Saldern, Diekmann (1993 – 1999)
  • Tax Principal, Fuller Landau LLP ( February 2011 – October 2012 )
  • Lawyer in the legal and tax department, Treuarbeit (today part of PriceWaterhouseCoopers) (1989 – 1992)
  • Assistant Professor, International Tax Institute (1985 – 1988 )

Professional Affiliations/Certifications

Member of the supervisory boards of several joint-stock companies

Educational Background

Layer's Degree, Law, Dr. juris in 1994 - University of Hamburg / Law School (1978 – 1983)