StartAbout usAn award-winning Law Office for Taxation Law and Criminal Tax Law

An award-winning Law Office for Taxation Law and Criminal Tax Law

Our awards confirm our company philosophy of combining excellent advisory services with the state of the art in the respective field for our client’s best benefit. At the same time, the award motivates us to consistently continue this path.

JUVE Manual "Corporate law firms" & JUVE Manual "Taxes.

The JUVE “Corporate law firms” manual is the most important directory of law firms in Germany. This renowned manual is researched and written by an independent editorial department and is designed to increase transparency regarding the complex market for legal services. The best of these law firms are listed in specialist rating lists. Every year, LHP is listed in the JUVE manual as one of the few law firms specialising in criminal tax law.

The JUVE Manual “Taxes” was first published in 2018 and will be updated every year in April in future. Individual aspects of the tax market are addressed in various chapters and law firms for different relevant fields, including their partners, are introduced. LHP was mentioned and credited every year.

The Legal 500 (Guide 2022)

Thousands of legal professionals worldwide rely on this authoritative guide, which also has outstanding significance for Germany. According to The Legal 500, LHP is one of the leading law firms in criminal tax law.

JUVE Manual 2021/2022 in the “Criminal Tax Law” section

"The Cologne-based law firm is characterized (...) by the close cooperation between criminal tax law and tax disputes. However, LHP has made up ground in criminal tax law in particular. Last but not least, the representation of a bank board member before the Bonn Regional Court in the matter of Cum-Ex gives it greater attention. " Further information

LHP receives another award in the JUVE manual "Taxes 2021"

“Advice on criminal tax law and advice on tax disputes are closely interconnected at the Cologne-based law firm and cover a broad field of subjects.”

FOCUS “Tax Advisers 2021” Special

We are pleased that, in 2020, LHP Luxem Heuel Prowatke Attorneys has been included under the top tax law firms in Germany in the “Tax Advisers 2021” FOCUS special issue for the seventh time in a row. 

This list of leading tax law firms is based on recommendations by almost 1,000 tax advisers and auditors who were surveyed by the independent Hamburg-based institute Statista on behalf of FOCUS magazine. This “seal of approval” rewards the high technical competence and expertise of the law firm in the respective law fields and areas of expertise.   

FOCUS “Tax Advisers 2019” Special

In recent years, LHP has always been included in the fields of international tax advice, criminal tax law and representation and enforcement involving tax offices and auditing of administrative decisions.

We work with DATEV

We use the software of DATEV eG and increasingly focus on digitalising our processes.

Other awards

brand eins – Best law firms

Which lawyers can you rely on? And who made a name for themselves with colleagues and customers? The research institute statista has carried out and evaluated a large-scale survey in cooperation with the business magazine brand eins: 398 commercial law firms have made it onto the leaderboards, and LHP is one of them.

FOCUS MONEY ­– Germany's tax professionals

Which tax advisers are competent and exemplary? FOCUS MONEY has identified the TOP tax advisers. LHP was also tested and belongs to "Germany's tax professionals" in 2019.

LHP: Attorneys at Law, Tax Law Specialists, Tax Advisers PartmbB


An der Pauluskirche 3-5, 50677 Cologne,
Telephone: +49 221 39 09 770


Tödistrasse 53, CH-8027 Zurich,
Telephone: +41 44 212 3535

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