As a soldier in World War II , Brocke went blind in 1942. Nevertheless, he completed his law studies at the University of Marburg and was awarded a doctorate in 1948. jur. PhD . During his studies he became a member of the AMV Fridericiana Marburg .
After a brief activity as a lawyer , Brocke began his career as a judge at the social court in Marburg in 1954 after the establishment of the social justice system . As early as 1956 he was appointed director of the social court.
In 1961 Brocke was appointed judge at the Federal Social Court; In 1973 he was promoted to presiding judge at this court, and in 1980 to vice-president. After reaching the age limit, Brocke retired in 1988.
The University of Marburg appointed Brocke honorary professor in 1987.
- Association of Alter SVer (VASV): Address book and Vademecum. Ludwigshafen am Rhein 1959, p. 28.
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German lawyer, Vice President of the German Federal Social Court|
|DATE OF BIRTH||January 20, 1921|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||near Magdeburg|
|DATE OF DEATH||February 2, 2004|