Florian Block advises companies in the field of compliance management. He is particularly experienced in advising companies in setting up or expanding adequate compliance structures as well as in the comprehensive investigation of compliance violations. Further areas of expertise are compliance training, internal investigations, official investigations including the necessary cooperation with authorities, asset recovery and pursuing damages claims in court proceedings as well as out of court.
As a second focus, Florian advises companies on product liability and product safety issues. His practice in this field covers all legal aspects, including compliance with relevant regulations, prevention of liability, defence against product liability claims as well as organizing national and international recalls.
Florian regularly trains board members, managing directors and staff on general compliance and anti-corruption matters as well as on product liability issues.
Florian started his legal career with Mayer Brown LLP in Frankfurt in 2006 and joined CMS in 2008 where he has been a partner since 2017. In 2014, he took over the position of interim compliance officer at a DAX-30 company for five months and in the same year was also seconded to Gibbons P.C. in New York as a foreign associate.