Dr. Zacharias Kidza

Lawyer (Associate)

Beruflicher Werdegang

  • since 2014
    Lawyer at Kanzlei Kühn
  • 2013-2014
    Lawyer at Wagner Legal (focus on anti-trust law / corporate criminal law)
  • 2013
    Bar Admission
  • 2012-2013
    Research associate & trainee lawyer at Corinius LLP (Practice Group Competition)
  • 2013
    Second state examination in law
  • 2010-2013
    Trainee lawyer at Hamburg Higher Regional Court including placements at public prosecutor's office in Hamburg, Court for the Execution of Prison Sentences in Hamburg and the Hamburg Data-protection Supervisor
  • 2008-2012
    PhD studies at the Department of Criminology (Hans-Böckler scholarship foundation / PhD, Law [Dr. iur] summa cum laude: 2014)
  • 2002-2011
    Freelance employee at Norddeutscher Rundfunk, Hamburg (NDR)
  • 2001-2005
    Assistant at the chair for criminal law, criminal law proceedings and international criminal law University Hamburg (Prof. Dr. Rainer Keller)
  • 2000-2007
    Law studies at the University of Hamburg (focus area criminology)


Dr. Zacharias Kidza is an associate at Kanzlei Kühn. As a German qualified attorney (Rechtsanwalt) his practice focuses on criminal tax law and commercial criminal law and litigation in these areas.

Before joining Kanzlei Kühn he was an associate with a law firm specializing in compliance, anti-trust and EU legislation. 

Dr. Kidza joined Kanzlei Kühn in 2014 and advises national and international clients in matters of customs legislation, criminal tax law and commercial criminal law. He regularly represent clients in litigations before state and federal courts and in dealings with German and European supervisory- and market surveillance authorities as well as tax authorities.



Professional associations

  • DIJV e.V.