- Traineeship at the Higher Regional Court of Karlsruhe district (employment Freiburg im Breisgau), Internship with the German Chamber of Commerce in Spain, Madrid and the firm Elzaburu, Madrid.
- Admitted to the bar at the Bar Association of Freiburg im Breisgau in December 1998.
- Since 1999 worked as a lawyer in intellectual property law among others MILLER Lawyers (Freiburg, Germany), Denne Meyer & Associates (Howald, Luxembourg), CPA Germany GmbH (Munich, Germany), Patzina Lawyers (Frankfurt, Germany, today bock legal ) and at a patent office in Triesenberg / Liechtenstein.
- From 2011 to March 2013 registered in the EU lawyer list of the canton of Appenzell-Innerrhoden, Switzerland, since March 2013 registered in the EU lawyer list of the Canton St. Gallen, Switzerland .
Studied law at the Universities of Freiburg and Trier, Germany.
PhD at the University of Freiburg at the chair of Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Frisch on "Environmental Criminal Law in Germany and Spain"
Graduate studies at the Chicago-Kent College of Law, Chicago, IL, USA: "Master in International and Comparative Law" and at the Universidad de Alicante, Spain: "University Specialist in Trade Marks and Designs" followed by an internship at the Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market ( OHIM) in Alicante.
German (mother tongue)