Esche Schümann Commichau – Profile
Esche Schümann Commichau in Hamburg is one of the large multidisciplinary practices of lawyers, tax advisors and auditors in Germany whose origins as a law firm date back to 1822. For 40 years, the firm has provided legal and tax advice as well as auditing services. Our integrated teams comprise about 100 lawyers, tax advisors and auditors and a support staff of almost 130.
We see ourselves as business-orientated advisors and as partners of our clients. Our services cover all areas of corporate and commercial law, national and international tax law as well as business consulting and auditing services. Our clients are primarily entrepreneurs, mid-size to large companies and industrial groups, publicly owned entities and financial investors. We advise private clients primarily in relation to tax issues, asset planning and company succession.
We advise our clients with regard to trans-border activities through the membership in Lawyers Associated Worldwide (LAW), an association of over 100 independent law firms in more than 180 major global commercial centers, and DFK International, an organization of independent accounting and tax firms with around 340 branch offices in more than 80 countries. In addition, we can draw on a large international network of renowned firms with whom we have developed close working relationships over many years.
Our services are founded on high standards of professional quality, client relationships based on trust and confidentiality, efficiencies achieved through lean structures and continuity of support provided by one dedicated partner responsible for each mandate.