Dr. iur. Steffen Kranz LL.M.

Lawyer | Certified Tax Lawyer
Managing Partner


Tel.: +49 (0)211 520 27-0
Fax: +49 (0)211 520 27-100
Email: s.kranz@sp-soeffing.com

Dr. Steffen Kranz is a lawyer and certified specialized lawyer for tax law. His advisory services are focused on tax structuring, in particular on the occasion of asset and company successions. Once Steffen had completed his law studies at the University of Cologne he started the postgraduate course Tax Law Science at the University of Osnabrück which he completed with a Master of Law degree (LL.M. Taxation). Simultaneous to his Tax Law Science studies Steffen wrote his doctoral thesis concerning aspects of real estate accounting under national GAAP and IFRS. Before joining S&P SÖFFING in 2016, Steffen has been working for an international law firm in the Practice Area Tax and a Big Four accounting firm in the Transaction Tax Department.

In addition to his daily work for clients Steffen publishes articles and other contributions regarding German tax law matters on a regularly basis. Furthermore, Steffen delivers lectures on several tax law matters at universities and congresses. He is a member of the German Bar Association and the taxOS Association.

Geburtsjahr: 1981
Familienstand: verheiratet, ein Kind
Eintrittsdatum: 2016
Studium und Werdegang:
  • Studium der Rechtswissenschaften, Köln
  • Magisterstudium Steuerwissenschaften, Osnabrück
  • Nebentätigkeiten und Praktika bei internationalen Wirtschaftsprüfungs- und Steuerberatungsgesellschaften, u.a. in New York
  • Referendar am OLG Oldenburg
  • Rechtsanwalt bei einer internationalen Wirtschaftsprüfungs- und Steuerberatungsgesellschaft im Bereich Transaction Tax
  • Rechtsanwalt bei einer internationalen Wirtschaftskanzlei im Bereich Tax
  • Rechtsanwalt bei S&P SÖFFING
Sprachen: Deutsch, Englisch
  • Deutscher Anwaltverein (DAV)
  • taxOS e.V., Osnabrück
  • Vorträge zum Unternehmensteuerrecht