Gernot Zimmermann, born in 1975, studied law at the Justus-Liebig-University in Gießen. Gernot Zimmermann is a certified lawyer for criminal law.
From 2004 until 2012, Gernot was part of a law firm specialising exclusively in criminal commercial and tax law, and from 2009 was a partner there. In 2013, Gernot founded the law firm ZIMMERMANN | SMOK, together with Dr. Robin Smok, in Wiesbaden.
Gernot acted as editor of the C. H. Beck – Journal Criminal Law and publishes regularly in the field of Criminal Law.
Since 2021, Gernot is board member of the Frankfurt Bar Association.
Gernot is listed in various records of recommended German "Top-Lawyers" in the category "Criminal Law", especially in the rankings of FOCUS, Handelsblatt, STERN, Wirtschaftswoche and JUVE.