Dr Michael Best is a partner at P+P Pöllath + Partners since 2002. He specializes in domestic and international tax law, in particular structural and ongoing tax aspects of private equity funds including tax matters of the investors and carried interest holders and tax structuring of cross-border acquisitions and real estate transactions.
He has published many articles in professional journals on these subjects and is consistently ranked among the leading lawyers for his tax and private equity expertise.
He was admitted to the German Bar in 1988 and studied at the Universities of Munich and Augsburg (Dr jur.; 1991). He has been a tax consultant since 1992 and was partner in German law/tax firms between 1996 and 2001