Attorney and notary

1989 Admitted to practice as an attorney
1996 Admitted to practice as a notary

1976 – 1979Banking apprenticeship at Bayerische Vereinsbank AG, Munich;
Traineeship at Bank of America, Stanford Branch
1980 – 1985Studied law in Bonn
1985 – 1989Practical legal training (Referendariat) at the Higher Regional Court (Kammergericht) of Berlin
1989Attorney at Quack Kühn and Partner, Berlin,
subsequently Gaedertz Vieregge Quack Kreile
1993Partner at GAEDERTZ Rechtsanwälte
2001Partner at Quack Rechtsanwälte following the dissolution of GAEDERTZ
2002 - 2012Partner at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
seit 2012Partner at HEINICHEN LAUDIEN von NOTTBECK

Telephone (030) 88 92 28 40

Fields of expertise

  • Notary
  • Real-estate transactions for private and institutional investors
  • Corporate law
  • Development of succession structures under inheritance law and family law
  • Laws governing art and looted art


  • JUVE Handbook 2008/2009, 2009/2010 and 2010/2011: Named as a lawyer frequently recommended for matters in the field of corporate law


  • German Bar Association (Deutscher Anwaltsverein e. V.)
  • German Association of Notarial Law (Deutsche Notarrechtliche Vereinigung e.V. - NotRV)
  • Friends and Supporters of the Haus am Waldsee (Verein der Freunde und Förderer - Haus am Waldsee e.V.)

Honorary Offices

  • Board member of the Society for the Support of the Institute for Professional Standards of Attorneys at the Humboldt University of Berlin (Verein zur Förderung des Instituts für Anwaltsrecht an der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin e.V.)
  • Board member of the Foundation for Dance - Transition Center Germany (Tanz – Transition Zentrum Deutschland)
  • Board member of the Sing-Akademie zu Berlin choral association