Mr Michael Serup > Bech-Bruun > Copenhagen, Denmark > Lawyer Profile

Bech-Bruun
LANGELINIE ALLÉ 35
2100 COPENHAGEN
Denmark

Work Department

Tax

Position

Partner

Career

Michael Serup specialises in estate planning, reorganisations and tax law.

Since his early career, Michael has worked with shareholder and corporate taxation, and he has more than 30 years’ experience in owner-managed enterprises, estate planning as well as reorganisations. On that note, Michael is currently the leading adviser in Denmark within estate planning of family-owned enterprises and assets.

Michael’s advice focuses on providing technically and commercially high-standard solutions by way of effective and cost-efficient processes for his clients. As for estate planning of owner-managed enterprises, his focus is directed at the individuals and the family as a whole, showing great empathy and care. High legal professional expertise is a given.

Michael is also an experienced litigator, conducting a considerable amount of cases before the Danish Supreme Court, the High Courts and the administrative appeals bodies, including the National Tax Tribunal. He is also a sought-after speaker and lecturer within his area of expertise.

Languages

English

Education

Right of audience, The Danish Supreme Court (1996)

Associate (1992)

Master of Laws (1989)

 

Lawyer Rankings

Denmark > Tax

Bech-Bruun‘s tax department handles the full spectrum of contentious and non-contentious matters. Traditionally focused on tax planning work, the group also has a strong focus on tax controversy matters, VAT mandates, transfer pricing litigation and domestic tax issues. In the area of succession planning, Michael Serup is the key practitioner, handling family business succession work, private client succession issues and estate planning matters. Practice head Thomas Frøbert has a strong international practice, advising clients on VAT and tax duty issues.