Melanie Franke
Specialist lawyer for family law

  • Born 1967 in Eckernförde
  • After graduating from high school in Kiel in 1986, he began studying law at the University of Bonn
  • After the 1st state examination (1991) lecturer for the Social Science Institute in the new federal states
  • Legal clerkship specialising in family law in the district of the Higher Regional Court of Schleswig, traineeship abroad in a family law firm in London
  • Since February 1995 working as a lawyer exclusively in family and inheritance law
  • Specialist lawyer for family law since 1999, admitted to the Hanseatic Higher Regional Court of Hamburg since 2000
  • Since 2004 additional lecturer in family law for the Hamburg Bar Association
  • Mrs Franke has also been in charge of our branch office in Kiel since June 2007
  • Partner since 2010

Foreign languages

  • English
  • French


  • Hamburg Bar Association
  • German Bar Association (DAV)
  • Working group on family law of the DAV
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