Michael has a broad practice in the area of public law and regulated industries. He advises investors, companies and the public sector in all public-law and other regulatory matters, including EU and constitutional law.

Michael has a particular focus on chemicals and other areas of environmental law, data privacy and IT law as well as health­care regulation. He has broad experience in both ongoing advice as well as M&A transactions and restructuring. Michael frequently advises Dow 30 and Dax companies as well as leading financial investors.

He also represents clients in administrative and court proceedings in all instances.


  • Admitted to bar 2016
  • Bucerius Law School, Hamburg
  • Columbia University of New York

Practice Areas


  • Umweltrecht im Handelsgesetzbuch: Die Förderung von Corporate Social Responsibility mit den Mitteln der nichtfinanziellen Berichterstattung, UTR 2017, 189‐216 (together with Dirk Uwer)
  • Einseitiges informelles Verwaltungshandeln im Regulierungsrecht, Tübingen 2016
  • Symposium zum Glücksspielrecht 2015 (Tagungsbericht), ZfWG 2015, 118-120 (together with Johannes Güldner)
  • Der europäische Verwaltungsverbund in der Telekommunikationsregulierung (§§ 10 ff. TKG) aus dem Blickwinkel des Rechtsschutzes, in: DÖV 2010, 387-396