History

1972

Dr. Hans Flick and Rudolf Gocke establish a two-person partnership and move into their first office in Bonn-Bad Godesberg. Shortly after the German Foreign Tax Act comes into force, Hans Flick, Franz Wassermeyer and Helmut Becker publish the first commentary on the taxation of international transactions. This marks the starting point for the academic activities of Flick Gocke Schaumburg.

1978

Harald Schaumburg joins the firm.

1980s

The firm continues to grow and changes its name to Dr. Flick & Partner.

1993

Dr. Flick & Partner becomes Flick Gocke Schaumburg.

1994

Flick Gocke Schaumburg opens an office in Berlin. In November, the firm moves into a new purpose-built office in Johanna-Kinkel-Straße in Bonn.

1995

The German Reorganization Act and Reorganization Tax Act come into effect on January 1, resulting in significant changes to corporate restructuring. Flick Gocke Schaumburg responds immediately with a book by Harald Schaumburg and Thomas Rödder on reorganization law and reorganization tax law.

1998

Flick Gocke Schaumburg opens an office in Frankfurt.

2004

In response to rapid growth, a new wing is built to extend the Bonn office.

2009

Flick Gocke Schaumburg opens an office in Munich.

2012

Flick Gocke Schaumburg opens representative offices in Vienna and Zurich on September 1.

2013

The Frankfurt office relocates to the MesseTurm. The firm opens a desk in Hamburg.

2014

Flick Gocke Schaumburg prepares for further growth in Bonn: The groundbreaking ceremony for its new FGS Campus in Bonn-Gronau takes place in October.

2015

Flick Gocke Schaumbug opens an office in Hamburg.

2016

Flick Gocke Schaumburg moves into a new office in Berlin.

2018

At the beginning of 2018 Flick Gocke Schaumburg opend the office in Duesseldorf.

2019

Flick Gocke Schaumburg opens an office in Stuttgart at the end of May 2019.