I believe that my experience in the areas of law and media/broadcasting as well as my diverse international background gives me a strong qualification for positions in the field of


as well as unique perspectives that could be of much benefit to them. My experience include the following:

  • Law degrees from the U.S. and Germany

  • Undergraduate business administration studies

  • Worked in media/broadcast in the U.S., Europe, and Africa

  • Native fluency in English and German and practical knowledge of Spanish and French

    I am willing to relocate


  • Collaborated with a team of 10 media professionals to successfully launch a local radio station, Radio Fortuna, including analyzing market, securing licensing, and performing cost analysis.

  • Organized news coverage of Egyptian democratic movement and Japan’s earthquake, including implementation of Twitter’s “speak2tweet”. Inspired listeners to donate to causes.

  • Developed a major on-air promotional campaign entitled “10,000 Babies for Bavaria” in response to listeners’ concerns over declining birth rate. Resulted in an increase in ratings to 1.3 million listeners for Radio Antenne Bayern.

  • Organized and implemented on-air game for 95.7 The Wolf afternoon show entitled “German Okie,” which resulted in 35% increase in listenership.

  • Produced promotional events, including a fashion show for Radio Fortuna (gaining 15,000 listeners per hour) and shopping mall grand opening for NBC (increasing listenership by 20%).

Work History

Work History
Sep 2010 - Apr 2011

News Reporter and Editor

Radio Antenne Bayern

Assessed needs of listeners and analyzed listener feedback data to develop and implement programming, including a major event with exposure to all German markets resulting in 1.3M listeners in one hour, breaking a company record. Coordinated exclusive coverage of world events, including Egypt’s democratic movement and the earthquake in Japan. Secured interviews with high-ranking German officials in Japan and Egypt to give an inner perspective of events. Secured interview with German minister regarding security of German atomic plants.

Jun 2009 - Aug 2010


Law Offices of Carter, Carter, Fries and Grunschlag

Filed documents to create a nonprofit production company. Consulted client on legal needs and requirements for their worldwide HIV documentary project. Provided critical pre-trial assistance to attorney Carter in preparation for a $1.4M personal injury claim. Based on assistance, the case was won for the client. Interviewed clients, filed briefs, and prepared case for arbitration.

Oct 2009 - May 2010

Show Producer

Entercom's 95.7 The Wolf

Implemented innovative on-air programming to increase listenership. Produced morning show and afternoon show. Edited sound bits and music for on-air game show and other programming. Screened call-in listeners for live participation. “Side kick” for afternoon show. Edited Top 100 show.

Jun 2009 - Oct 2009


JE Talent

Recruited actors for assigned roles. Conducted initial phone screen of actors. Coordinated interviews. Presented selected actors to casting call for NBC’s Trauma and major motion picture, Hangover 2. Auditioned actors and made recommendations. Edited sound.

Aug 2003 - Aug 2008

News Anchor

Radio Fortuna

Collaborated with multidisciplinary team of consultants to launch and establish station. Developed targeted marketing strategies based on extensive research. Conducted cost analysis. Created and managed budgets. Initiated advertisement campaign to promote station on city buses and through print media resulting in 15,000 listeners per hour. Created strategic partnership with one of the top German talent agencies to promote station through production of a fashion show. Produced and anchored a three-hour live news show, including interviews and reporter-based coverage.

Feb 2003 - Oct 2004

Media Consultant

Student Association for Consulting

Collaborated with team to launch Radio Fortuna and Paparazzi magazine, a lifestyle magazine focused on urban culture and events. Identified consumer needs and maximized business opportunities. Served as music editor for magazine. Covered events and conducted interviews.

Oct 2001 - Jan 2002

News Anchor

NBC Radio

Produced and hosted daily news show. Created, produced, and hosted additional show formats, including fairy tale show for children, music chart show, and a special New Year’s show. Organized very successful promotion in partnership with a local shopping mall’s grand opening, including live broadcasts from mall. Worked closely with investors and owners of the mall to create programming of mutual benefit. Increased station listenership by 20%.



Juris Doctor

University of Frankfurt School of Law

Emphasis onEuropean Trademark Law and Food Law (Food Safety and Regulations)

Three months internship with District Court, City Hall, and Labor Law Offices

Aug 2008 - May 2009

Masters of Law (LL.M.)

University of San Francisco School of Law

Master of Laws (LL.M.)—International Transactions and Comparative Law

Emphasis on Entertainment & Media Law, IP Law, and International Business Transactions.

Aug 1998 - Apr 2001


Abitur (University Entrance Diploma)

Business Administration Coursework