Joerg is the immediate Past President of the International Masters of Gaming Law (IMGL) and group leader of the Gaming & Betting Law Practice Group of MELCHERS law firm. He has been practicing gaming law since the mid-90s and MELCHERS’ legal advice is highly valued by global market leaders in all sectors of the gaming industry. A highly recognised expert in the field, Joerg has been consistently ranked as a “Leading Individual” in Gaming & Gambling by Chambers Global since 2011 and is the only German Lawyer listed among “Germany’s Best Lawyers” in the category “Gaming Law” by BestLawyers and Handelsblatt in 2014, 2015 and 2016. In 2015, Joerg further received the award “Gaming Law – Lawyer of the Year in Germany – 2015” from Global Law Experts. He has also repeatedly been listed in Who'sWhoLegal for sport and entertainment in Germany.