Admitted to the bar in New York since 1993 (Attorney at Law)

Admitted to the Austrian bar since 1998


  • German
  • English


  • University of Innsbruck Doctor of Laws since 1996
  • University of Chicago
  • Master of Laws (LL.M.) since 1992
  • Research Assistant at the Department of Commercial and Securities Law, University of Innsbruck from 1990 to 1991
  • Fulbright Scholar in 1992
  • Legal clerkship at Innsbruck District Court and Innsbruck Regional Court from 1992 to 1993/li>
  • Diploma in European Law in 1995
  • Certified Postgraduate Program University Vienna “Forum Kunstrecht” (Forum Art Law) from 2016 to 2017
  • Certified Data Protection Officer

Teaching and Lecturing:

  • Lecturer of the courses of studies for “Business Management and Law”, “Economics and Business Management” and “Tourism” at the Management Center Innsbruck (MCI,
  • Lecturer for the Tyrol Ski Instructors’ Association (Tiroler Schilehrerverband) (
  • Lecturer at the Institute for Economic Promotion of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber (Wifi) of Tyrol, Export Workshop and Export Day
  • Lecturer at the Donau University Krems (Sports Law)


  • Franz-Gschnitzer Award of the University of Innsbruck in 1997
  • Walther-Kastner Award of the Association of Austrian Banks and Bankers in 1997


  • German Association for Distribution Law
  • Munich Antitrust Law Forum
  • Association for Antitrust Studies (Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht e.V.)
  • Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA),
  • German Lawyers’ Association DAV (Sections Information Technology and International Legal Transactions)
  • Research Association Art & Law (Forschungsgesellschaft Kunst & Recht)
  • Institute for Art and Law (Institut für Kunst und Recht IfKuR e.V.)
  • German Society of Law and Informatics (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Recht und Informatik, DGRI)
  • Scientific Interest Group for Information Law (Wissenschaftliche Interessensgemeinschaft für Informationsrecht,
  • Comparative Law Association (Gesellschaft für Rechtsvergleichung)

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