Thomas Baur (In Memoriam 10/07/1945 – 12/05/2017)

Overview And Experience

Thomas Baur, J.D., M.C.L., J.C.B., B.C.S.
In Memoriam 10/07/1945 – 12/05/2017
Attorney at Law (Florida and Germany)
Florida Bar Board Certified Specialist, International Law

Thomas Baur was the former President of the firm and was recognized as a leading attorney in German-American legal affairs. In 2008, President Köhler awarded him the Federal Cross of Merit of Germany. Attorney Baur also earned the German-American Friendship Award, one of the highest honors given to Americans by the German government. During his esteemed career, he and the firm represented some of Germany’s most important entrepreneurial families in their Florida investments and many German music, television and film stars in their US engagements.

After studying law in Heidelberg and Lausanne, Attorney Baur completed his first and second state examinations (J.C.B.), with a working stay in Venezuela. He later moved to Florida and completed a Masters in Comparative Law (M.C.L.) and a Juris Doctor (J.D.) at the University of Miami School of Law.

Attorney Baur practiced commercial and corporate law, tax law, international private law, comparative law, international inheritance law, trust and estate planning,  immigration law and real estate law. He was admitted in the US and Germany as a lawyer and as a Florida legal specialist in international law (B.C.S.). Attorney Baur was awarded the highest possible rating (AV) by the prestigious law firm rating agency Martindale-Hubbell.

  • University of Miami School of Law

Juris Doctor (J.D.) cum laude

Master of Comparative Law (M.C.L.) magna cum laude

  • Université Lausanne (Switzerland)
  • University of Heidelberg (Germany)

(1st and 2nd state examination)

  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Florida Bar Board Certified Specialist, International Law
  • Chair, International Law Certification Committee, 2000-2002
  • Director and President, German American Business Chamber, Miami
  • Director, India-US Chamber of Commerce, South Florida
  • Federal Cross of Merit Germany
  • The German-American Friendship Award
  • Martindale-Hubbell’s Register of Preeminent Lawyers
  • Who’s Who in International Business in South Florida
  • The Florida Bar (International Law Section)
  • German Bar Association
  • German-American Lawyers Association
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • German American Lawyers Association, Miami, Florida
  • India – US Chamber of Commerce, South Florida

Persönliche Beratungsgespräche mit Baur & Klein, P.A., in ihrem Büro in Miami, Florida, sind nur nach Vereinbarung möglich; die meisten Angelegenheiten werden über elektronische Kommunikation zwischen Baur & Klein, P.A. und ihren

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Thomas Baur (In Memoriam 10/07/1945 – 12/05/2017)


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