Susan Günther is a counsel in the Frankfurt office of Mayer Brown’s Tax practice. She advises national and international clients on all tax aspects related to corporate and finance transactions, focusing on credit financing, securitization and real estate transactions. She is also experienced in advising multinational companies on employee mobility and all tax aspects related to German pension law. Furthermore, Susan advises insurance companies on the entering into W&I insurances in connection with M&A transactions and special tax insurances.

Susan is dual qualified, as lawyer and tax consultant (Steuerberater), and is a certified advisor for international tax law (Fachberater Internationales Steuerrecht). She is a lecturer at Frankfurt School of Finance and Management on German Tax Law. She joined Mayer Brown in 2007.

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • German


Tax Consultant (Steuerberaterin), Hessian Chamber of Tax Advisors, 2010

Second State Law Examination (bar exam)
Bayreuth, 2007

Registered Course in Tax Law, Berlin, 2007

Legal Clerkship (Referendariat)
Bamberg, 2005-2007

First State Law Examination
Bayreuth, 2005

Qualified Business Lawyer (Wirtschaftsjuristin der Universität Bayreuth), University of Bayreuth, 2000-2005


  • Frankfurt am Main, Germany


  • Bar Association of Frankfurt am Main
  • Hessian Chamber of Tax Consultants