Ralf Boer is a retired partner and corporate lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP, where his areas of practice included transnational and domestic mergers, acquisitions and other business combinations and international business transactions. He focused his practice on clients from and transactions in Europe, and practiced for the firm in Frankfurt, Germany from 1975 to 1976. Ralf served as chairman and CEO of the firm (2002-2011) and as a member of the firm’s Management Committee (1992-2011). In addition, he is a past chair of the firm’s Business Law Department and of the International Practice. Ralf was a member of the Transactional & Securities Practice.