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Binder Grösswang

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Partner, specialised in international tax planning, taxation of restructurings, EU tax law.


Partner, Binder Grösswang, since 2011; Attorney at Law, Binder Grösswang, 2007-2010 Attorney at Law, Shearman & Sterling LLP, Munich, 2003-2007; Attorney at Law, Davis Polk & Wardwell, New York, 2001-2003; Associate, Tax Advisor, KPMG, Vienna, 1998-1999; Trainee, Constitutional Office of the Federal Chancellor, Vienna,1998; Trainee, Edwin Coe LLP, London, 1997; Trainee, Salomon Smith Barney, New York, 1996. Faculty member (adjunct professor) of the Graduate Program in Taxation at the University of Miami, since 2010; Visiting lecturer of the Master of International Business & Tax Law (LL.M.) at MCI and the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, since 2009; Faculty Member of the Postgraduate Program International Tax Law Vienna, 2000-2002; Member of the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law, Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, 1999-2000; Lectures in the areas of European and International tax law. Numerous publications with regard to tax law.


German, English.


International Bar Association (IBA); International Fiscal Association (IFA); Austrian Bar Association (ABA); New York State Bar Association (NYSBA).


University of Vienna (Dr. iur. 2006, Mag. iur. 1998); New York University (LL.M. 2001); Enrolled in the List of Solicitors in England and Wales 2006 (currently non-practising); Admitted to the bar in New York 2002.

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Austria > Tax

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Christian WimpissingerBinder Grösswang

Binder Grösswang‘s corporate prominence translates into a steady flow of mandates at the intersection of tax and corporate law but the ‘responsive‘ team also handles international tax including base erosion and profit shifting matters, tax litigation and private client issues. ‘Commercially savvy‘ co-head Christian Wimpissinger advised Constantia Flexibles on tax law issues pertaining to the sale of its Labels division to Multi-Color, and co-head Andreas Hable acted for Heitkamp Construction in proceedings concerning the recovery of tax withheld by Alpine Bau, the Swiss subsidiary of Alpine Bau GmbH.