Born in Munich in 1949. Studied law in Freiburg im Breisgau, Geneva and Bonn. 1972 first State examination, 1976 second State examination.
Joined the firm in 1976.
Listed by Wirtschaftswoche (2013) and Focus (1993, 1999 and since 2013) as top lawyer in family law.
Chairwoman of the Family and Inheritance Law Committee of the German Federal Bar Association (2004‑2019), member of the International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL) (1989‑2021), Vice President of the Cologne Bar Association (2001‑2009).
Legal advice and acting as counsel for clients who attach particular importance to ensuring that family discussions are not conducted under public scrutiny. Reference clients can therefore not be provided.
Numerous publications in the field of family law, including co‐author in Göppinger/Börger, “Vereinbarungen anlässlich der Ehescheidung”, 10th ed. 2013, co‐author in “AnwaltFormulare”, 8th ed. 2015 and “AnwaltFormulare Familienrecht” 6th ed. 2016.