Education

May 1985: end of secondary school (Ev. Stift. Gymnasium, Guetersloh, Germany); matriculation standard

October 1985: begin of law studies at Johannes Gutenberg-University at Mainz

1991/1992: end of law studies (first examination); junior barrister (Rechtsreferendar)

1992 to 1994: Practical Education as a junior barrister in the German Federal state of Rhenania-Palatinate (Civil Court at Bad Kreuznach, law office Dres. Wasserburg & Urschbach at Mainz, Police Department Mainz)

May 1994 to October 1994: German Federal Ministry of Economics at Bonn, Department for public tendering and competition law

November 1994: Second examination; senior barrister (Rechtsassessor)

1995: Dissertation about the subject „Public Tendering and remedies by German and European Law“

1997: Graduation as „Doctor juris“ at the University of Bielefeld, Northrhine-Westfalia

Employment Record

1995: lawyer-admission

1996 to 2000: Building up an own law office; diverse experts and assignments; publications

From 2000 to 2002: Associated partner of the law office DE WITT OPPLER (Berlin, Munich, Freiburg, Stuttgart)

Since 2002: Associated partner of the law office Oppler Buechner Rechtsanwälte PartGmbB, Munich