Born in 1964. Studies in Frankfurt am Main, judicial service traineeship in Darmstadt. Occupied in subsidiary job capacity in the Law Chambers Sauer & Dr. Vogt in Darmstadt parallel to judicial service traineeship. Employed as lawyer in same law office after completion of training in April 1995. From January 2004 limited contract as co-worker in the legal department of a large telecommunications enterprise. Since 2005 member of this law firm.