Born in 1963 in Nuremberg




Law degree from Erlangen University; Assistant in the Civil and Business law Department under Prof. Dr. Hausmann; distinctions in first and second state law examinations in Munich


1991 - 1992 Espada Gerlach Lawyers, Barcelona, Spain

1993 dissertation in Spanish and international consumer protection law at the University of Konstanz under Prof. Dr. Hausmann (magna cum laude)

1992 - 1994 Tax Consultancy Firm, Erlangen, Germany

1994 Linhardt & Partner

1995 Specialist Tax Lawyer Certification

1998 Foerster+Rutow


German, English, Spanish

Areas of Practice

Company law, International Private law, Foreign Tax law, Commercial law, Civil Litigation, Company Take-Overs, Succession law

Professional Memberships

Arbeitsgemeinschaft Nordbayerische Fachanwälte für Steuerrecht (Northern Bavaria Tax Lawyers' Association)
EUCON - Europäisches Institut für Conflict Management e.V. (European Institute for Conflict Management)

Institut Risk Management® (IRM)

Member of Board of IRM


In the areas of: Construction law Professional Liabilities for Tax Consultants