Professor Dr. Jan von Hein

Professor Dr. Jan von Hein

Member of the Scientific Council
European Association of Private International Law

Professor Dr. Jan von Hein, studied law in Hamburg (First State Exam 1994, Second State Exam 1997); doctoral degree awarded 1998; Habilitation 2007; Joseph Story Research Fellow in Private International Law, Harvard Law School 1997-98; Senior Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Comparative and Private International Law, Hamburg, 1998-2007; Professor of Private, Comparative and Private International Law, University of Trier, 2007-13; since 2013 Professor of Private, Comparative and Private International Law and Director of the Institute for Comparative and Private International Law, Dept. III, University of Freiburg; Dean of the Freiburg Law Faculty since October 1st, 2019; Chairman of the Second Commission of the German Council for Private International Law; Vice-President of the German Branch of the International Law Association; Associate Member of the International Academy of Comparative Law; Member of the Scientific Council of the European Association of Private International Law.