Judges

 

Find out more about the Jessup German National Rounds 2020 Judges!

Prof. Dr. Kai Ambos

Professor of Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Comparative Law, International Criminal Law and International Law at Georg-August-Univeristy Göttingen | Judge Kosovo Specialist Chambers | Advisor (amicus curiae) of the Colombian Special Jurisdiction for Peace

 

Prof. Dr. Mads Andenas

Professor of law at the University of Oslo | Director of the British Institute of International and Comparative Law and of the Centre of European Law at King’s College

 

Prof. Dr. Andreas von Arnauld

Professor of Public Law , Public International Law and European at the University of Kiel | Managing Co-Director of the Walther-Schuecking-Instittute for Public International Law | Member of the Advisory Board for International Law of the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

Prof. Dr. Helmut Aust

Professor of Public and International Law at Freie Universität Berlin | Senior Fellow at Melbourne Law School and Co-Chair of the ILA Study Group "The Role of Cities in International Law"

 


Dr. Christian von Buttlar

Head - Office of the Secretary General’s Liaison Officer to NATO Agencies, Defence Investment Division

 

Agata Dasko

LL.M Candidate in Public International Law at Leiden University | Former Jessup participant and coach

 

Dr. Anne Dienelt

Visiting Professor (Vertretungsprofessorin) for Public Law at University of Bremen | Former Assistant at the International Law Commission in Geneva

 

Tim Eicke

Judge of the European Court of Human Rights

 


Arne Fuchs, LL.M. (GWU)

Partner at McDermott Will & Emery Rechtsanwaelte Steuerberater LLP | Particular Focus on International Dispute Resolution, Specifially International Commercial Arbitration and Public International Law Including Investment Treaty Arbitration | Regularly Acting as (Sole) Arbitrator in International Arbitrations

 

Johannes Fuchs

Judge at the District Court Hamburg | President of the German Moot Court Society 

 

Dr. Christian B. Fulda

Partner at Jones Day, focusing on life sciences clients internationally | Ph.D. on Democracy and pacta sunt servanda

 

Jun.-Prof. Dr. Caroline von Gall

Junior professor for Eastern European Law and Public Law at University of Cologne

 


Magdalena Göbel

Law Clerk at the Higher Regional Court of Hamburg | Former Jessup participant, coach and National Administrator 2019 German National Rounds

 

Dr. Henner Gött, LL.M. (Cambridge)

Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of International and European Law, Georg-August-University Göttingen 

 

Dr. Alexander Heinze, LL.M. (TDC)

Assistant Professor of Law at the Department for Foreign and International Criminal Law, Georg-August-University Göttingen 

 

Dr. Hartmut Henninger

Associate at GvW Graf von Westphalen Specializing in Sanctions and Embargo Cases

 


Dr. Till Patrik Holterhus, MLE. LL.M. (Yale)

Assistant Professor at the University of Göttingen

 

Jens Kaiser

National Administrator 2018 German National Rounds | Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

 

Prof. Dr. Daniel-Erasmus Khan

Professor of Public Law, European Law and Public International Law at the University of the Federal Armed Forces, Munich | Former Counsel and Adviser for the Federal Republic of Germany in Proceedings before the International Court of Justice

 

Maik Knaust

Law Clerk at the Regional Court of Lüneburg | Former Jessup participant and coach

 


Prof. Dr. Markus Kotzur, LL.M. (Duke)

Professor of European Law and Public International Law at the University of Hamburg

 

Dr. Helmut Kreicker

Judge at the Higher Regional Court Celle

 

Prof. Dr. Gabriele Kucsko-Stadlmayer, LL.M. (NYU)

Judge of the European Court of Human Rights

 

Prof. Dr. Nele Matz-Lück, LL.M. (Aberystwyth)

Professor of Public Law and Public International Law at the University of Kiel | Co-Director of the Walther-Schuecking-Institute for International Law

 


Prof. Dr. Andreas Müller, LL.M. (Yale)

Professor at the Institute for European and International Law at University of Innsbruck

 

Dr. Patricia Nacimiento

Partner at Herbert Smith Freehills, Frankfurt | Co- Head of the German Dispute Group

 

Franziska Niehaus

Ph.D. Candidate in International Law | former National Administrator 2019 German National Rounds in Hamburg

 

Prof. Dr. Stefan Oeter

Professor of Public Law, Public International Law and Foreign Public Law at the University of Hamburg

 


Prof. Dr. Andreas Paulus

Justice of the Federal Constitutional Court of Germany | Professor of Public Law and Public International Law at the Georg-August University Göttingen

 

Aleksei Petrenko, LL.M. (Göttingen)

International and Comparative Law Research Center (ICLRC, Moscow) | Prior to joining the ICLRC, involved in WTO litigation while working at the WTO Expertise Center in Moscow | PhD candidate at Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

 

Dr. Agnese Pizzolla

Legal Counsel in the Supervisory Division of the European Central Bank | Agent of the European Central Bank before the European Court of Justice | Jessup Judge and Italian National Administrator since 2010/2013

 

Jun.-Prof. Dr. Monika Polzin, LL.M. (NYU)

Junior professor for Public Law with the focus on Public International Law at Augsburg University | Visiting Professor for Public Law and State philosophy at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universiät München

 


Dr. Isabella Risini, LL.M. (Chicago-Kent)

Postdoctoral Researcher at Ruhr-University Bochum | Former Jessup participant and coach

 

Dr. Philipp Rüppell

Associated Partner at Noerr LLP, Munich | Particular Focus on Dispute Resolution, Corporate Litigation and Insolvency Litigation

 

Prof. Dr. Stephanie Schiedemair

Professor of Euroepan Law, Public International Law, and Public Law at Universiät Leipzig

 

Dr. Jan Erik Spangenberg, LL.B.

Founding partner of the dispute resolution boutique law firm MANNER SPANGENBERG, Hamburg | Counsel and arbitrator in international commercial and investment treaty arbitrations at the ICC, PCA/UNCITRAL, ICSID, SCC, DIS, KCAB, CEPANI, GMAA and in ad hoc arbitrations

 

 

 


Dr. Paulina Starski, LL.B.

Senior Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public and International Law | Former Hauser Global Fellow at NYU, Senior Visiting Scholar at University of Sydney and Postdoctoral Fellow at Melbourne Law School | German National Administrator 2015

 

Dr. Tobias Thienel, LL.M. (Edingurgh)

Attorney at WEISSLEDER EWER, Kiel | Jessup Affiliation since 2001

 

Prof. Dr. Dire Tladi, BLC LL.B. (Pretoria), LL.M. (Conneticut)

Professor of International Law at University of Pretoria | Extraordinary Professor at University of Stellenbosch | ILC member, Special Rapporteur on Jus Cogens | Counsel before the ICC concerning the non-arrest of Al Bashir

 

Dr. Stephan Wilske

Partner at Gleiss Lutz Acting as Counsel and Arbitrator in International Dispute Resolution | Academic Education in Public International Law inter alia at the Hague Academy of International Law

 


Sebastian Wuschka, LL.M. (Geneva MIDS)

Associate at Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH Focusing on Arbitral Proceedings Based on Public International Law | Ph.D. Canditate in Public International Law and Investment Arbitration | Visting Lecturer at Ruhr-University Bochum