Specialization

IT & IP related Transactions, Joint Ventures, International Licensing, R & D and Distribution Agreements; Arts Law

Languages

German, English

CV

  • Joined P+P in 2005
  • Member of the Board of Trustees of the Max-Planck-Foundation
  • Partner of major national and international law firms (1980-2005)
  • Admitted to bar in 1979
  • State attorney in Munich (1977-1979)
  • Civil law judge in Munich
    (1975-1977)
  • Notary assessor (1975)
  • Max-Planck-Institut for International Intellectual Property, Competition and Tax Law (Ph.D.; 1974)
  • Studied law in Munich, Tübingen and New York (Columbia Law School)
  • Studied music at the Munich Academy of Music (solo piano)