His work is focused on advising in relation to the structuring, establishment, marketing, and operation of investment funds and investment products.
Dr. Carsten Bödecker started his professional career as a lawyer in 1995 with Deloitte. He qualified as a certified tax advisor in 1999. After his secondment to the Banking and Securities division of Deloitte New York, he became a Partner in 2002 and headed the Financial Services Tax & Regulatory department of Deloitte Düsseldorf. In 2009 he went to Luther Law Firm where he was instrumental in building their Luxembourg practice. He was admitted as Rechtsanwalt to the Luxembourg Bar in 2010. Since 2011 he has been a partner with Bödecker Ernst & Partner. Since 2008 he has lectured on international tax at the University of Osnabrück.
In 2015 he was appointed to the INREV Tax Committee (European Association for Investors in Non-Listed Real Estate Vehicles) and he is member of the Real Estate Investment Funds Committee at the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI).
He is author and (co-)editor of numerous professional publications in particular on investment law and investment taxation as well as on the Double Taxation Treaty between Luxembourg and Germany.