Mr. Roggel joined K&L Gates as counsel in January 2012. In 2006, he worked for another leading international law firm in its Berlin office, and from 2007, was solely responsible for its Berlin employment practice. From 2004–2006, he was a lawyer both at an international law firm and a boutique law firm for labor and employment law in Berlin and Hamburg. He studied law in Marburg and Kiel, Germany, and in Cork, Ireland. In 2008, he qualified as a Specialist Lawyer for Labor and Employment Law (Fachanwalt für Arbeitsrecht).