Born in Flensburg in 1962. Studied law in Bonn and Geneva. 1990 first State examination, 1995 second State examination. 1997 doctoral degree in environmental law with Prof Dr Jarras, Bochum. During studies staff associate of a member of the German Bundestag. Worked as a tutor in the Bonn University and judicial expert for the Financial Science Research Institute at the University of Cologne.
Joined the firm in 1995.
Administrative law, constitutional and EU law, public economic law, especially gambling and regulatory issues, environmental law, esp. public law governing water and soil contamination, law governing public welfare.
Listed by Best Lawyers/Handelsblatt in “Germany's best lawyers 2021” in regulatory practice.
Member of the Association for Sewage Techniques, the Association for the Institute for Law concerning Water Economy, the Institute for Environmental Protection and Planning Law, the Medical Law working group in the German Bar Association, and the International Masters of Gaming Law Association.
Advising and representing the gambling industry in Germany and its associations. Successful support in most sample litigations in gambling law.
Publications: various essays, articles, and reviews on law concerning water and soil contaminants, author of “bubble solutions in water protection law” and “flexible instruments in sewage law”, co‐author of Landmann/Rohmer, Umweltrecht and Mayen/Scheurle, Telekommunikationsgesetz.
German, English, French