Tobias Gries joined K&L Gates in April 2007 and has been a partner in the Real Estate practice group in Berlin since March 2014. From 2001 to 2007, he worked as a legal assistant at the European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder) in the field of European and Public International Law. Mr. Gries passed his First State Exam at the Viadrina European University in 2000. Before passing his Second State Exam in Berlin in 2007, he was awarded the Master’s Degree at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute in Lund, Sweden, in the field of international human rights protection and international humanitarian law. He was admitted to the Bar in 2007.