Volker Glies, born 1971, studied law in Kiel / Germany. In 2001 he was admitted to the German Bar.
After working for a law firm specialised in tax laws in Hamburg, Mr. Glies changed to a multi-disciplinary leading law firm in the north of Nordrhein-Westfalen where he worked for several years. Since 2005 he is partner of Gerken Lawyers. Mr. Glies is specialised in tax laws.
With his 10 years of experience in criminal tax law Mr. Glies is an expert and a referee of the Accountants Association in Schleswig-Holstein and Niedersachsen / Sachsen-Anhalt for many years. Furthermore, Mr. Glies advises clients in particular in mergers & acquisitions, transformation of companies and tax planning.
In court litigation Mr. Glies represents lawyers and accountants in the defense against liability claims, as well as managers and directors in claims under their directors and officers indemnity insurance.
Mr. Glies is a member of the Associations Tax Law and Inheritance Law of the German Bar Association.