Born in 1977. Worked for NATO, Belgium, 1997‐1999. Studied law in Augsburg and Heidelberg. 2004 first State examination, 2006 second State examination. Research assistant with Prof Dr Schmidt, University of Augsburg, in 2002. Research assistant with Prof Dr Dr h c Schmidt‐Aßmann, University of Heidelberg, in 2003. Interned with several international business law firms and the European Parliament. Worked as a lawyer with an international business law firm in Toronto in 2006. Currently working on his doctoral thesis with Prof Dr Hillgruber, University of Bonn.
Joined the firm in 2007.
Lecturer at the Cologne Rhenish University of Applied Sciences (Rheinische Fachhochschule Köln (RFH)) for International Business Law in the studies program Business and Industrial Engineering II (Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen II).
Advising and acting as counsel for a global automotive supplier with more than 48,000 employees at more than 40 production sites on an ongoing basis; Advising and acting as counsel for a large subsidiary of an American automotive group operating at a global level with 32 production sites in 14 countries on an ongoing basis; Advising and acting as counsel for a global German company with several sites in Germany and abroad and more than 50 years of experience in the field of engineering, plant construction, automation and robotics, on an ongoing basis; Advising and acting as counsel for a highly specialied, global German aircraft engine manufacturer on a permanent basis; Advising and acting as counsel for the German subsidiary of an American chemicals company in the field of special multi‑use polymer solutions on an ongoing basis.