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Legal and business experience includes:


  • Gymnasium Karlsbad, Germany, B.A.
  • University of Heidelberg School of Law, Germany, J.D.
  • University of Miami School of Law, L.L.M.
  • University of Miami School of Law, J.D., cum laude


  • New York
  • Florida
  • District of Columbia
  • United States Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • United States District Courts for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida
  • Law Society of England and Wales (Solicitor)
  • Frankfurt Bar Association (European Attorney)

Professional Leadership

  • ICGN Shareholder Rights Committee
  • The Florida Bar (Executive Council, International Law Section, International Law Board Certification Committee)
  • New York State Bar Association
  • District of Columbia Bar
  • Totalbank Board of Directors

Professional Recognition

  • Active in civic and professional venues, serving on numerous boards of directors
  • Frequent international lecturer on global legal matters at EUROFORUM, Terrapin, IIEF, etc.
  • Board Certified, International Law, Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education

Selected Publications

  • “Scheme Liability” nach Stoneridge – Haftung für Kapitalmarktbetrug in den USA und Deutschland (62. Jahrgang, Heft 27, 5. Juli 2008, Page 1245), WM 27/2008 (Germany)
  • “Anlegerschutz – Pflichten von Institutionellen Investoren”, WM 2008 (Germany)
  • “Globaler Anlegerschutz”, DAJV 2007 (Germany)
  • “Securities Litigation USA/Germany – Duties of Institutional Investors”, DAJV 2/2005 (Germany)
  • “The new European Company – Societas Europaea,” Eurowatch, 10/2004 (Germany)
  • “Internationale Ehevertrage in Deutschland” (Heft 6, Page 329) FPR 2004 (Germany)
  • “Judicial Discretion: Comparative view of the doctrine of Forum Non Conveniens in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Germany,” Loyola of Los Angeles Int’l & Comparative Law 1994; (Volume 16, February 1994, Number 2)