Attorney-at-law and Notary
Certified Inheritance Law Specialist
Certified Executor (AGT)

Born 1954 in Hannover




  • Bank trainee at Guaranty Trust in Toronto/Canada
  • Studies of law and philosophy at Eberhard Karls-University Tübingen
  • Assistant at the chair for commercial and corporate law at University of Hamburg
  • Doctorate at University of Hamburg, thesis „Diligenzpflichten des Gläubigers gegenüber dem Bürgen“
  • Since 1985 Attorney-at-law with FONTAINE GÖTZE
  • Member of numerous advisory boards, supervisory boards, managing committees, domestic and abroad, mostly as chairman


Language skills:

  • German, English


Main focus:

  • Commercial and Corporate
  • Succession & Inheritance
  • M & A


Areas of interest:

  • Banking and Capital Investments
  • Foundations