Anja Knoop Partnerin bei ASG

Anja Knoop

Attorney at Law, Tax Consultant & Partner

“Motivation is the key to success, passion is the best fuel.”

Professional background

2012 - todayPartner at ASG
2007 - todayWorked at ASG
2004Gained certification to be a tax consultant
2001 - 2007Worked as attorney at law in the area of tax consulting at an international auditing firm in Berlin and Hamburg
2001Licenced as an attorney in Berlin
20012nd state examination in law in Lübeck
2001Legal trainee position in Santiago de Chile, Chamber of Foreign Trade
1997 - 1998LL.M. International Commercial and Business Law in Norwich, England
19971st state examination in law in Trier
1993 - 1994Maîtrise en Droit in Aix-en-Provence, France
1991 - 1997Study of law in Trier
1989 - 1991Residency abroad as “young professional” in Toronto, Canada

Born in 1970 in Lübeck

Married, 2 children

Personal interests

  • Piano playing
  • Golf
  • Trips through Scandinavia
Anja Knoop Partnerin ASG

Anja Knoop
Tel. +49 40 413441-18


Social Commitment

  • Board of Directors, phönikks Foundation, Hamburg
  • Board of Directors, Herbert and Andrea Ingwersen Foundation, Hamburg
  • Board of Directors, WAGO Foundation, Minden


  • Foundation law and foundation tax law
  • Non-profit law
  • Donation law
  • Corporate tax law
  • Sales tax law
  • Tax structuring advice


  • "Profit Distributions in a Non-profit Group", DStR 2006, p. 1263 et seqq.
  • "Foundation Involvement in Partnerships Limited by Shares (KGaA)", Knoop/Verstl/Asche, Stiftung & Sponsoring [Foundation & Sponsoring] 2010, p. 54 et seq.
  • "Typology of Foundations", in: Stiftungen bewegen [Foundations Move], 2013, eds. Verstl/Haas, p. 49 et seqq.
  • "Münchener Handbuch des Gesellschaftsrechts” [Munich Manual of Social Law], Volume 5, Verein [Association], Stiftung bürgerlichen Rechts [Foundation under Civil Law], 4th edition 2016