Dr. Felicitas Mayer-Theobald is an associate in the Tax Department in the Munich office. She specializes in international and transactional tax law, focuses on M&A and private equity transactions, and advises private equity funds comprehensively on tax and structural aspects.

Dr. Mayer-Theobald has qualified as a certified tax advisor (Steuerberaterin) and as a specialist tax lawyer (Fachanwältin für Steuerrecht).

In addition to her legal practice, Dr. Mayer-Theobald is a regular author of tax-related articles and judgment reviews.

Ms. Meyer-Theobald’s representative expertise includes advising:

  • Deutsche Bank and Orchard Global Asset Management on the sale of HIT Holzindustrie Torgau to Mercer International Inc.
  • Vorndran Mannheims Capital (formerly Ventizz Capital Partners) on the joint venture with HOCHTIEF Solutions AG regarding the joint development of offshore wind parks
  • Vorndran Mannheims Capital on the acquisition of a 49 percent minority stake in the Spanish manufacturer for the solar industry Rioglass Solar Holding together with Swiss private equity fund Partners Group as co-investor
  • Deutsche Bank AG on the launch of its alternative asset investment platform in the area of private wealth management and the first two transactions by this platform, including the investment in a newly established high-tech venture fund co-sponsored by Deutsche Bank and Softbank US
  • Various non-EU and EU-registered Alternative Investment Fund Managers (AIFMs) with respect to regulatory procedures and marketing requirements in Germany

Bar Qualification

  • Rechtsanwältin (Germany)


  • Dr. jur., Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, 2011
  • Tax Advisor, Ministry of Finance, 2010
  • Second German State Exam, Higher Regional Court, Munich, 2005
  • First German State Exam, University of Munich, 2003

Languages Spoken

  • German
  • English
  • French