Hans-Leo Bock studied law at Cologne University. After completing his legal training, he was employed as research associate at the Institute of Criminology in The University of Cologne. As of 1987, he was engaged as a lawyer specialising in the fields of environmental and employment criminal law and the law on dangerous goods. In the early years he pursued his profession as a partner in various prestigious law firms. Since 2011 he has run his own specialist practice.
From 2005-2021, Hans-Leo Bock held a teaching position at the Rhine-Westphalia University of Applied Science (RWTH) Aachen. In his lecture he dealt with environmental criminal law as well as with questions about the transport of goods.
In 2016 Hans-Leo Bock received the German Dangerous Goods Award.
Hans-Leo Bock's professional expertise is demonstrated not least by his lectures and publications on aspects of environmental criminal law and dangerous goods law.
Memberships: Working Group on Criminal Law in the German Lawyer´s Association; Wirtschaftsstrafrechtliche Vereinigung e.V. (WisteV); German Dangerous Goods Association (GGVD), Cologne Working Group on Dangerous Goods; German-Indian Society.