Dr. Nicolaj Faigle LL.M.
Managing Associate



T: +49 40 800 084
D: +49 40 800 084 451
M: +49 151 440 48 664

Summary Open

Dr. Nicolaj Faigle is a Managing Associate in the Tax group of Watson Farley & Williams in Hamburg.

Nicolaj specialises in advising private equity firms and strategic investors on national and international M&A transactions, domestic and international tax planning and business reorganisations. He also focuses on the tax advice of national and international renewable energies transactions.

Education Open

  • 2013: Chamber of Tax Advisors Hamburg, Tax Advisor
  • 2012: University of Münster, Doctor of Laws
  • 2009: Hamburg Bar Association, Admission to Bar
  • 2008: Higher Regional Court of Hamburg: Second State Exam
  • 2006: University of Osnabrück, Master of Laws (LL.M. Taxation)
  • 2005: University of Osnabrück, First State Exam

Author/Speaker/Awards Open

Author: Die Besteuerung des Carried Interest von Private Equity Fonds (Taxation of the Carried Interest of Private Equity Funds)

Membership of Professional Societies Open

HAV – Hamburgischer Anwaltverein

Employment Record Open

  • 2016: Watson Farley & Williams LLP
  • 2010 – 2016: Ernst & Young GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft (Transaction Tax department)

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