Johanna Tschurtschenthaler

Johanna Tschurtschenthaler


Johanna advises on international and corporate tax law. 

She has extensive experience in dealing with the tax aspects of cross-border private equity, debt and real estate investments across Europe and abroad and on the structuring of regulated and unregulated alternative investment funds. She also advises various international investment banks on tax structured finance transactions, including securitisations.

Johanna holds a PhD in Tax Law with highest honours (Sorbonne University). She is a member of the International Fiscal Association (IFA) and is a regular speaker at international seminars and conferences addressing tax law and fund structuring topics in particular.

Johanna joined the firm in 2016.



Admitted to the Luxembourg bar under her professional home title, 2016

Admitted as avocat, France, 2015


Docteur en Droit (Ph.D), Tax Law, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, 2020

Master 2, International Taxation, Université Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas/HEC, 2013

Double maîtrise (joint degree) in Italian and French law, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne / Università degli Studi di Firenze, 2012


English, French
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