Studied law and gained additional qualification in economics in Bayreuth, Bordeaux and Erlangen. Practical legal training at the OLG (higher regional court) of Bamberg, and work for the Legal and Consular Section of the German embassy in Paris. Since 2008, work for law firms in Munich. In 2012, doctorate with the research prize of the Schmitz-Nüchterlein-Stiftung bestowed by the Rechtsanwaltskammer (bar association) in Nürnberg. With Lausen Rechtsanwälte since 2012, focusing on labour law. Expert speaker for the Akademie der Deutschen Medien. Fachanwalt für Arbeitsrecht (specialised lawyer for employment law).