Dr. Jochen Berninghaus
Dr Jochen Berninghaus was born in Dortmund in 1953. After a traineeship in banking, he studied law and economics at the universities of Freiburg and Muenster. He was scientific assistant at the Institute of Labour and Economic Law at the University of Muenster. Dr Berninghaus is registered to practise as a lawyer at the Oberlandesgericht [Higher Regional Court] in Hamm. He is a partner in the legal practice of Spieker & Jaeger. He is also a founder member of TaxConcept.
Within TaxConcept he is responsible for auditing. His main areas of specialisation within TaxConcept are tax law consultancy for company restructuring, especially successor arrangements, and assessment.
Jochen Berninghaus is the author of numerous publications. In particular he is co-author of "Die Nachfolge im Familienunternehmen ganzheitlich regeln" (Succession in Family Companies - Complete Solutions), of "Beck'sches Handbuch Leasing" (Beck'sches Leasing Manual) and "Going Public - Der erfolgreiche Börsengang" (Going Public successfully). Jochen Berninghaus speaks English fluently.