Its tax group will provide a range of corporate and
commercial services including M&A transactions, banking,
financial regulatory services, real estate and dispute
resolution. The firm will also offer individual as well
corporate tax services in relation to cross-border
The department will be led by Stefan Kraus and Hermann Knott
who are widely considered among the founding partners of
Andersen Global in Germany. The pair will led a team of 10.
The Cologne office will be the first of the German branches
to operate under the Andersen name. The firm also has offices
in Dusseldorf and Merzig, which are expected to trade under
Andersen Tax & Legal soon after.