Curriculum Vitae


2000 Abitur, Berthold-Gymnasium Freiburg
2000-2001 Military Service German-French Brigade, Müllheim
2001-2007 Studies of Law at Humboldt-University Berlin, Università degli Studi di Padova and Columbia Law School
Scholarships: Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes and DAAD
2002-2005 Research Associate at Humboldt-University Berlin and Berlin-Brandenburg Akademy of Sciences and Humanities
2007 Erstes juristisches Staatsexamen (first state examination) Berlin
(Faculty Award)
2006-2007 Associate in a research project at the Walter Hallstein-Institute for European Constitutional Law,  Humboldt-University Berlin
2007-2009 Research Associate and PhD candidate at the Collaborative Research Center Transformation of the State, University of Bremen
PhD scholarship: Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes
2009-2012 Research Associate Humboldt-University Berlin, with  Prof. Dr. Dr. Grundmann, Professor for German, European and International Private- and Economic Law
2010-2012 Rechtsreferendar Kammergericht Berlin (law clerk, Berlin Court of Appeal)
2010 PhD Dr. jur. University of  Bremen
(awards: Bremer Studienpreis, Deutscher Studienpreis)
2012 Zweites juristisches Staatsexamen (second state examination, bar exam) Berlin
since 2012 Lichtenberg-Professor for Transnational Law and Theory of Commercial Law, University of Bremen, funded by the VolkswagenStiftung
since 2013 Member of the Young Academy of the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities and of the German National Academy of Sciences  Leopoldina
2017 Habilitation, Humboldt University Berlin, venia legendi for Civil Law, Commercial and Company Law, Conflict of Laws, Comparative Law and Legal Theory