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Prof. Dr. Andreas L. Paulus

Portrait of Prof. Dr. Andreas L. Paulus

Justice of the First Senate

Born in Frankfurt am Main in 1968

1988-1994Studied law at the Georg-August University Göttingen, the Université de Genève and the Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich
1994First State Examination in Law
1996Second State Examination in Law
1996Research fellow at the Institute of International Law of the Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich at the Chair of International Law and Legal Philosophy
1996-1997Research fellow at Harvard University (USA)
1999-2005Senior research fellow at the Institute of International Law of the Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich at the Chair of International Law and Legal Philosophy
2000Dr. iur. (Munich)
Doctoral thesis: Die internationale Gemeinschaft im Völkerrecht (The international community in international law) Received the Faculty Award for his doctoral thesis
2000Counsel for Germany in the LaGrand case (Germany v. United States of America) before the International Court of Justice
2000-2005Lecturer at the Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich
2003/04Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor/USA
2003Was awarded the Bavarian Postdoctoral Scholarship (Bayerischer Habilitationsförderpreis)
2004Adviser of Germany in the Case Concerning Certain Property (Liechtenstein v. Germany)
2006Habilitation in Munich
Subject of the thesis: Parlament und Streitkräfteeinsatz in rechtshistorischer und rechtsvergleichender Perspektive (Parliament and the deployment of armed forces from a historical and comparative perspective)
Venia legendi for public law, international and European law, constitutional history and legal philosophy
since 2006University professor (W 3 scale of salary) at Göttingen University at a chair of public law in particular international law
since März 2010Justice of the Federal Constitutional Court