Studied law in Kaliningrad (Russia), Göttingen (Germany) and Baltimore (USA). 2004 Russian state examination and law degree Specialist: jurist (jurisprudencija)/BFU im I. Kanta (Specialist in Law) from the Baltic Federal Immanuel Kant University Kaliningrad, authorization to practice law in Russia. 2008 first state examination in Göttingen. 2010 LL.M. in the Law of the U.S. from the University of Baltimore School of Law, Baltimore, USA. 2013 admission to the New York State Bar, USA. 2019 second state examination in Stuttgart, Germany. Since 2019 lawyer at Hamann Rechtsanwälte.