Partner – Nice Office
Born December 16, 1948
Attorney since April 1978
Languages fluently spoken: German, French, English
Studied Law at the University of Münster (Germany), University of Cleveland, Ohio (USA) and the Nice Faculty of Law.
Main areas of expertise:
French, German and Monaco Business Law
Private International Law
Criminal Commercial Law
Founder of the international law office WGZ 1992-2010
Founder of the international law firm ZGS Avocats, Paris, Nice, Lyon, New York since 2011
Lawyer with various Practices in Paris, Lyon, New York, Miami and Hong Kong.
Former teaching assistant with the European Institute of International Studies, University of Nice.
Former teacher at the Nice Faculty of Law.
Founder of the European Economic Interest Group CONSULEGIS, regrouping 91 international law firms and 1,600 international lawyers across 40 countries (1990).
Co -founder and President of the French -German Economic Forum (F.E.F.A).
Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany for South-East France. Officer of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany.
Member of Monaco’s International German Club
Member of the Monaco Yacht Club