OFM OEBEL FRÖHLICH MICHELS GmbH - Auditors, Tax consultants


Jürgen Michels, partner / managing director

Born on: 25.05.1959
E-mail: juergen.michels@ofm-koeln.de

Professional titles

Rechtsanwalt (Lawyer)
Steuerberater (Tax consultant)

Training and career/work history

  • Training as specialist tax clerk
  • Studied law at the universities of Münster, Frankfurt and Cologne
  • Academic assistant at the University of Cologne
  • 1993 lawyer at OFM Oebel Fröhlich Michels GmbH and JUNGE · SCHÜNGELER & PARTNER
  • 1996 duly appointed as tax consultant
  • 1997 partner at OFM Oebel Fröhlich Michels GmbH

Main areas of practice

  • Restructuring and conversion projects (mergers, split-ups, changes of legal form)
  • Consulting on company acquisitions
  • Tax matters on domestic and international real estate transactions
  • Appeals proceedings and proceedings before fiscal courts
  • Advice on the foundation of a company (selection of legal form given tax and legal environments)
  • Advice in complex matters of real estate transfer tax
  • International tax law
  • Tax-optimised succession planning and succession models for companies and private individuals


  • German Federal Bar Association (Bundesrechtsanwaltskammer - BRAK)
  • Cologne Bar Association (Rechtsanwaltskammer Köln - RAK)
  • Cologne Law Society (KAV)
  • German Law Society (DAV)


German and English

Secretary and how to contact us

Sabine Balter

Telephone: + 49 (0) 22 1 – 99 77 -639
Telefax: + 49 (0) 22 1 – 99 77 -648
E-mail: sabine.balter@ofm-koeln.de