Dr. Fabian Laurent Schirmer

Senior Associate Stuttgart


PwC Legal

Friedrichstraße 14

70174 Stuttgart


Mobile  +49 1511 8450697

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  • Specialist lawyer for inheritance law (Fachanwalt für Erbrecht) since 2022
  • Lawyer (Rechtsanwalt) since 2019


  • Private clients
  • Corporate and asset succession
  • Gift and inheritance tax


  • English
  • French
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About me

Dr Fabian Schirmer is a specialist lawyer for inheritance law and specialises in asset and company succession. He has worked for many years in the field of inheritance law, but also in matrimonial, corporate and foundation law. This includes health care proxies, wills and inheritance contracts, estate settlements and the compulsory portion, as well as the execution of wills. Tax-optimised structuring, particularly inheritance and gift tax, as well as exit tax in an international context, is regularly a central component of ongoing advice.


  • Rechtsanwaltskammer Stuttgart
  • Deutscher Anwaltverein e.V.
  • Deutsche Vereinigung für Erbrecht und Vermögensnachfolge e.V.
  • Since 2023: PwC Legal, Stuttgart
  • Until 2023: Worked for a law firm specialising in inheritance and family law, Darmstadt
  • 2022: Specialist lawyer for inheritance law („Fachanwalt für Erbrecht“)
  • 2019: Admission to practice law
  • Until 2019: Legal clerkship (Rechtsreferendariat), Higher Regional Court district of Frankfurt a.M.
  • 2018: Doctorate (Dr iur.), Philipps University of Marburg
  • Until 2018: Research assistant at the Institute for Comparative Private Law (Prof. Dr Tobias Helms), Philipps University Marburg
  • Until 2014: Law studies, Philipps University of Marburg and Université de Poitiers (France)
  • Die Selbstbindung des Erblassers im deutschen und französischen Recht, Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2019