"Highly Regarded" for Transactional tax in Germany
World Tax 2022


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.


  • Anglais
  • Allemand


  • Advising Goodyear on acquisition of Reifen Burkhardt.
  • Advising on the purchase of food retail markets in Mühlheim, Nürnberg and Chemnitz
  • Advising Prologis on the acquisition of a nearly 3.6-hectares-plant area from Suez in Herne, Germany.


Tax Consultant (Steuerberaterin), Hessian Chamber of Tax Advisors

Second State Law Examination (bar exam)

Registered Course in Tax Law, Berlin

Legal Clerkship (Referendariat)

First State Law Examination

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

Inscription au Barreau


  • Frankfurt am Main, Germany


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