Klaus-Ulrich Ventzke has been practicing law since 1985. Based on a multitude of successful appeals on points of law before the German Federal Court of Justice (Bundesgerichtshof) and on scientific publications, he has become an outstanding expert on the law dealing with appeals on points of law.
Klaus-Ulrich Ventzke is a member of the advisory board of the law journal „Strafverteidiger“ (i.e. “defense counsel”). In addition, he was a member for many years – from 1999 until 2012 – of the 2nd Senate of the Lawyers Court of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg, the last eight years of this time as a Presiding Judge. Since 2001 he has been a member of the Joint Judicial Examination Board of the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen, the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg, and the State of Schleswig-Holstein for the second state examination in law.