Studied at Berlin Technical University, graduating with a degree in engineering.
Focus of studies: general mechanical engineering.
Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney, European Trademark Attorney
AIPPI, ECTA, FICPI, GRUR, INTA.
Member of the Trademark Committee of the German Institute of Patent Agents.
Member of the Trademark Committee of the UNION of European Patent Attorneys and its Chairman since 1995.
Internet, Domain Names and Trademarks, Mitteilungen der Deutschen Patentanwälte 2000, Heft 4/5 S. 259 ff.
Co - Author of Hoffmann / Kleespies / Adler: "Formularkommentar Markenrecht", Heymanns 2008