Axel is Head of the Private Client Practice Area and specialises in private and business succession planning, foundations and advising the shareholders of family owned companies.

His expertise in succession matters extends to international estate planning, tax optimized estate structures as well as handling the German probate process for foreign Clients (many from the US, the UK and southern European countreis). His clients include numerous German entrepreneurial families, their foundations and family offices, as well as well-known artists and athletes. Family businesses, foundations and family offices are also accompanied by Axel Godron in his function as a member of the advisory board.

Show full CV Hide full CV

Latest news & insights

patterned wall
Private client

Summer 2020 Transparency Update

4 August 2020
IN-DEPTH ANALYSIS

by Alexander Erskine and Becky Bailes

Click here to find out more
meeting
Private client

Private Client - News in brief

4 August 2020
QUICK READ

by Clare Ludlam and Becky Bailes

Click here to find out more
people talking
Private client

Property tax changes: Q&As

4 August 2020

by multiple authors

Click here to find out more
A photo of a window at night with a light shining through the window.
Private wealth

COVID-19: What's keeping you up at night?

Our international private wealth team responds to some key questions that our clients from across a number of sectors and jurisdictions have been thinking about over the past couple of weeks.

16 June 2020
IN DEPTH ANALYSIS

by multiple authors

Click here to find out more

Related people

Meet me at

There are no upcoming events