His experience also includes more than 25 years of drafting and reviewing business contracts both on a standalone basis or in the context of extensive legal due diligence investigations on behalf of local and international clients. He is also a director of a number of companies and was the Chairman of the Board of Directors of The Lawlink Group from April 2013 to May 2017.
Erich is the Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany in Auckland and a board member of the German-New Zealand Chamber of Commerce. He is also the current Deputy Dean of the Auckland Consular Corps.
He also has a special interest in advertising and marketing law. He has advised a variety of international clients through the Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance where the firm is the New Zealand member and Erich is the immediate past President of the Asia Pacific region.
Erich is fluent in German and Spanish. He has been individually recommended as a Corporate Advisory Lawyer in the Legal500 Asia Pacific Directory and as a Market Leading Lawyer in Corporate and M&A in the Asialaw profile directory.