Daniel Hiemer

Partner Tax
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Daniel Hiemer is a tax partner in the Munich office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP.

He is qualified as German attorney-at-law and German tax adviser and focuses on advising on all aspects of national and international tax law as well as on tax audit disputes and tax litigation. Prior to joining Kirkland, Daniel has inter alia held several senior positions in the Bavarian tax administration, where he has represented the Bavarian tax administration before tax courts and the Federal Tax Court.

World Tax (2024) rates him as “Highly Regarded” for General Corporate Tax in Germany.


Thought Leadership


Chapter on Distressed Investments in: Jesch/Striegel/Boxberger (ed.), Rechtshandbuch Private Equity (Handbook on Private Equity Law), 2nd ed. 2020 (co-author with Dr. Sebastian Egger and Sacha Lürken)


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2014, German Tax Adviser
  • 2014, Germany


  • English
  • German


  • Higher Regional Court of NurembergSecond State Examination2008
  • University of RegensburgFirst State Examination2006