Main fields of activity

  • Individual and collective labor law
  • Commercial and corporate law
  • Private International Law
  • General civil law


1999-2004 Dokkyo University in Saitama / Japan (German Studies)
2003-2008Free University of Berlin (Law)
2009-2011Legal clerkship in Berlin, Stuttgart and Düsseldorf
2012-2016Doctorate (Dr. iur.)
2015-2018Lawyer with ARQIS Rechtsanwälte Partnerschaftsgesellschaft mbB in Düsseldorf
2018-2022Lawyer at Frankus Wirtschaftsprüfer Steuerberater Rechtsanwälte PartGmbB in Düsseldorf
since 2020Authorized translator for Japanese language by the President of the Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf
since 2022Attorney at Law with Dr. Ganteführer, Marquardt & Partner


  • Japanese companies in various industries
  • Medium-sized companies in various industries
  • High net worth individuals


  • Cumulation of Rescission and Damages in German and Japanese Law, in Journal of Japanese Law, 15th Year (2010), No. 29, pp. 177-199.
  • Summary of Major Civil Law Decisions of the Japanese Supreme Court in 2012, 2013, and 2014, in Journal of Japanese Law, 20th Volume (2015), No. 40, pp. 233-283, and in: Journal of Japanese Law, 21st Year (2016), No. 41, pp. 222-246.
  • The Statute of Limitations in Japanese Civil Law and its Reform – Against the Background of International Developments (2017).
  • Country Report Japan (Commentary on Japanese Inheritance Law), in Burandt/Rojahn, Inheritance Law, 4th edition (2022), pp. 1707-1728.

GANTEFÜHRER Wirtschaftsprüfer, Steuerberater, Anwälte