Johannes Lieb is an associate in the Tax Department of Latham & Watkins’ Munich office.

Mr. Lieb advises clients in German and international tax law focusing on the tax aspects of corporate transactions and domestic and multijurisdictional tax planning.

Prior to joining Latham as an associate, he gained experience working as an associate in the tax department of another leading international law firm in Munich.

Mr. Lieb’s experience includes advising:

  • Ara Partners on the acquisition of Vacuumschmelze
  • Committee of lenders on the comprehensive recapitalization of Flint Group
  • CHEPLAPHARM on the structured investment by Atlantic Park and GIC
  • Triton on the acquisition of Trench

Bar Qualification

  • Rechtsanwalt (Germany)


  • Tax Advisor, Ministry of Finance, 2021
  • Second German State Exam, Higher Regional Court, Munich, 2015
  • First German State Exam, University of Munich, 2012