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Practice Areas

Stephan Scherer advises in the areas of corporate law, national and international succession planning including inheritance law and inheritance tax law, advising family businesses, foundation and charity law, art law and asset structuring.

He is Certified Expert Attorney for Estate and for Tax Law

Career

Johannes Gutenberg University (Dr. jur.)

Honorary Professor University of Mannheim

Professional Memberships

IFA – International Fiscal Association

Chairman of the supervisory board of zentUma (center for company succession at Mannheim University)

Member of the board of trustees of Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft (section Baden-Württemberg)

Member of DAV-Erbrechtsausschuss

Member of The International Academy of Estate and Trust Law (IAETL)

Member of STEP, Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners

Member of Deutscher Verein für Erbrecht und Vermögensnachfolge (DVEV)

Member of Gesellschaftsrechtliche Vereinigung (VGR)

Member of Arbeitsgemeinschaft Steuerrecht (DAV)

Academic advisor to the magazines ZErb and ZEV

Member of Institut für Kunst und Recht IFKUR e. V.

Publications

Scherer »Münchener Anwaltshandbuch Erbrecht«, editor, Verlag C.H. Beck, Munich, 1st ed. 2002, 2nd ed. 2006, 3rd ed. 2010, 4th ed. 2014, 5th ed. 2018

Scherer/Blanc/Kormann/Groth/Wimmer »Familienunternehmen«, editor, Verlag Recht und Wirtschaft, 1st ed. 2005, 2nd ed. 2012

Scherer »Unternehmensnachfolge« (6th ed. of Sudhoff), editor, Verlag C. H. Beck, Munich