Since 2013: Member of the List of Conciliators of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), nominated by the Federal Republic of Germany
2013-2019: ERC Starting Grant on "Transnational Private-Public Arbitration as Global Regulatory Governance: Charting and Codifying the Lex Mercatoria Publica"
2009 -2015: Senior Research Fellow at the MPIL
Since 2008: Admission to the New York Bar as Attorney-at-Law
Since 2007: Admission to the German Bar, Chamber of Lawyers, Frankfurt a.M.
2008 - 2009: International Arbitration Law Clerk of The Honorable Charles N. Brower, 20 Essex Street Chambers, London
2008: PhD at Goethe University Frankfurt a.M. with a thesis on "The Multilateralization of International Investment Law" - awarded the Baker & McKenzie Prize of the University of Frankfurt and an Otto Hahn Medal of the Max Planck Society
2007 - 2008: Law Clerk to Judge Abdul G. Koroma, International Court of Justice, The Hague, and Research Scholar, New York University School of Law
2005 - 2006: LL.M. in International Legal Studies, New York University School of Law, Hauser Global Scholar, Scholar of the European Recovery Program (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes), Lovells Scholar
2004 - 2006: Junior Civil Law Notary, Chamber of Notaries, Munich, Germany
2003: Second Legal State Exam, Munich, Germany
2001 - 2002: LL.M. in International Economic Law, University of Augsburg, Germany
2001: First Legal State Exam, Munich, Germany
1999: Diplôme de l'Histoire des Idées et des Doctrines Politiques, Université Jean-Moulin Lyon III
1996 - 2001: Studies in law at the Universities of Augsburg, Germany and Université Jean-Moulin Lyon III