MMag Dr Niklas Schmidt > Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG > Vienna, Austria > Lawyer Profile

Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG

Work Department

Tax, Corporate / Mergers & Acquisitions.


Partner; specialised in International Tax Law, Tax Planning of International Groups, Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Foundations, Capital Markets Law, Taxation of Investment Funds and Financial Instruments, Corporate Finance, Corporate Law, Private Clients.


Partner, Wolf Theiss, since 2004; admitted Tax Advisor in Austria, since 2001; admitted as Attorney in Austria, since 2004.


German, English.


Austrian Chamber of Certified Public Accountants, Vienna Bar Association, International Fiscal Association (IFA), International Bar Association (IBA), Institute of Economics and Tax Law.


University of Economics and Business Administration, Vienna, (Mag.rer.soc.oec. 1995); University of Vienna (Mag. iur. 1998), (Dr. iur. 2000).

Lawyer Rankings

Austria > Tax

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Niklas Schmidt

Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG

Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG‘s strength lies in dealing with tax law matters at the intersection with corporate, M&A and DCM but the team also handles contentious and private client-related work. Together with its corporate practice, team head Niklas Schmidt advised T-Mobile on various tax issues pertaining to its acquisition of UPC Austria from Liberty Global. In January 2018, tax litigation and fiscal criminal law expert Benjamin Twardosz moved to CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld HlawatiEva Stadler was made counsel in May 2018.

Austria > Private client

Within: Leading individuals -

Niklas Schmidt

Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG

Acting for domestic and international high-net-worth individuals and their families, Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG‘s private client team covers a wide array of estate planning, investments, tax and relocation matters, including dispute resolution. Moreover, the firm assists with the establishment and maintenance of private foundations, representing founders. Niklas Schmidt and Karl Binder jointly head the department.