Tax (Band 5)
Practice Areas: Jan Brinkmann specialises in the tax structuring of corporate reorganisations, in particular in the banking sector; mergers and acquisitions; fund structuring; asset finance; VAT; tax-optimised financings; transfer pricing for financial services; and international/EC tax law.
Career: Admitted to the bar in 1998. Joined Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in 1999; Partner since 2004. Qualified as a certified tax adviser in 2001.
Publications: Regularly publishes and lectures on tax law.
Personal: Studied law at the University of Constance from which he holds a doctor of laws degree. He also obtained a master of laws degree (MJur) from the University of Oxford.