We specialise in association law and its tax aspects. We support our clients in all matters of association law. This includes advice on the foundation of an association (in particular the preparation of the association charter) including all dealings with authorities and recommendable up-front co-ordination with the authority in charge of associations in difficult cases; advice regarding the holding of general meetings, representation in the case of litigation within the association and association law issues of liability as well as in the case of liquidation of associations. We give advice to the executive bodies of associations (presidents/deputies), treasurers, auditors and members of associations.

In detail, the following measures are covered by our services:

  • establishing associations
  • drafting charters in the light of legal and tax aspects
  • reviewing / amending existing association charters
  • representation in association matters
  • liability risk analyses for associations and officers of associations
  • advising presidents/deputies, treasurers, auditors
  • liquidating associations