• 1986-1991 Studies of Law and of Political Science in Würzburg

  • 1988/1989 Study abroad at the Universidad de Salamanca/Spain

  • First State Law Examination (Erstes Juristisches Staatsexamen) in Würzburg

  • 1991-1994 Legal Internship (Rechtsreferendariat)

  • 1993 Legal Stage at the German-Portugese Chamber of Industry and Commerce in Lisbon/Portugal
  • 1994 Second State Law Examination (Zweites juristisches Staatsexamen) in Munich

  • 1994-1995 Judge at the Local Court (Amtsgericht) Stadtroda/Freestate of Thuringia (Cicil Law, Agricultural Law, Criminal Law, Guardianship Law)

  • 1995-1997 Research Assistant at the Chair for Civil Law, Commercial Law, Economy Law, Tax Law, International Private Law and Comparative Law, Prof. Dr. Dr. Carsten Thomas Ebenroth, University of Constance

  • 1996 Doctorate Dr. jur. 1996 at the Law Faculty of the University of Constance

    1997-2004 Research Assistant at the Chair of Civil Law, Economy Law and Law of International Economic Relations, Prof. Dr. Karl-Heinz Fezer, University of Constance

  • 2002 Habilitation at the University of Constance. Venia Legendi in Civil Law, Corporation Law, Competition Law and International Private Law (Conflict of Laws)

  • 2003/2004 Private Lecturer (Privatdozent) at the University of Constance

  • 2004 Interim Professor at the Chair of Civil- and Economy Law at the University of Erfurt

    Since 2004 Holder of the Professorship in Civil Law, Commercial- und Economy Law at the University of the German Armed Forces Munich (UniBW), Faculty of Economic and Organization Sciences

  • 2010-2012 Dean of the Faculty Economic and Organization Sciences

  • 2005/2007 Teaching Assignements on Fiduciary Law at the University of Applied Sciences in Vaduz/Principality of Liechtenstein

  • 2013-2015 Temporary Consultant of the World Bank in the World Bank Project „Technical Assistance for the Romanian Competition Councel Unfair Competition Law in Romania“ – Participation in the Legislative Process of the Reformation of the Romanian Code on Unfair Competition

  • Lecturer at the Academy of Administration and Economics (VWA) Munich and Member of the Executive Board of the Academy

  • Since 2011 Visiting Professor at the Law Faculty of Universitas Islam Riau, Pekanbaru/Indonesia

  • Since 2016 Visiting Professor at the Business Law Departement of Universitas Bina Nusantara (BINUS-University), Jakarta/Indonesia

  • 2018 Visiting Professor at the Law Faculty of Universitas Airlangga (UNAIR), Surabaya/Indonesia