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C A R E E R

  • Former Legal and EU Policy Counsel of the Christian Democratic Party's Vice-Chairman at the German Federal Parliament (Bundestag) and at the Länder-Parliament of Northrhine-Westphalia (Landtag)
  • International Affairs Official of the German Chamber of Auditors (i.e. German equivalent of Chartered Accountants) with responsibilities concerning EU, FASB, IASB, GATS, WTO related legislation and bilateral relations with other EU- and Non-EU-countries
  • Head of the Regional Office of the German Chamber of Auditors for the 5 Northern Länder of Germany
  • Team Leader and Lead Legal Expert of legal approximation and harmonisation projects of the European Commission in EU candidate countries and New Member States (i.e. Baltic Region, Eastern Europe, Malta, Turkey) in cooperation with KPMG, Berenschot International/NL, IBF/B, German Foundation for International Legal Cooperation/GER
  • Partner of Dr. Denkl & Partner, attorneys at law, tax consultants, chartered accountants, Duesseldorf
  • founder of the law office Luters-Thümmel with further representations in Riga/Latvia and Brussels/Belgium