Chair of Private Law and Intellectual Property Law - Prof. Dr. Jan Busche
Chairs and Institutes at the Faculty of Law
18 professors are engaged in teaching and research at the Faculty of Law of Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf; ten institutes are centres of academic work with close ties to everyday law practice. 22 honorary professors and about 60 lecturers, who contribute their practical experience as judges and lawyers, support the teaching curriculum.
Please find below an overview of all professorships, chairs, institutes and lecturers at the Faculty of Law.
The following professorships and chairs are represented in civil law:
Professor of Private Law, Labour Law and Comparative Law - Prof. Dr. Andreas Feuerborn
Chair of Private Law, German and International Business Law - Prof. Dr. Christian Kersting, LL.M. (Yale)
Chair of Private Law, Private International Law and Comparative Law - Prof. Dr. Dirk Looschelders
Chair of Private Law, Commercial Law and Business Law - Prof. Dr. Ulrich Noack
Chair of Private Law and Civil Procedure - Prof. Dr. Katharina Hilbig-Lugani
Professor of Private Law, Civil Procedure and Commercial Law - Prof. Dr. Nicola Preuß
The following professorships and chairs are represented in Public Law:
Chair of Public Law and Theory of Administration - Prof. Dr. Johannes Dietlein
Chair of Corporate Tax Law - Prof. Dr. Matthias Valta
Chair of German and Foreign Public Law, European Law and Public International Law - Prof. Dr. Charlotte Kreuter-Kirchhof
Chair of Public Law, Art and Cultural Law - Prof. Dr. Sophie Schönberger
Professor of Public Law - Prof. Dr. Lothar Michael
The following professorships and chairs are represented in criminal law:
Chair of Criminal Law, Business Criminal Law and Media Law - Prof. Dr. Karsten Altenhain
Chair of Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure - Prof. Dr. Helmut Frister
Professor of Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure, Juvenile Criminal Law, Sanctions and Criminology - Prof. Dr Horst Schlehofer
The following institutes are represented at the Faculty of Law:
Institute for Legal Issues in Medicine
Institute for Bankruptcy and Restructuring Law (ISR)
Teaching assistants support the teaching through a wide variety of contributions and teaching events and thus promote contact with practice in an additional way.
Further information can be found on the German-language homepage here.
Further information and the addresses of these institutions can be found on the German-language homepages or please contact us at the Dean’s Office.
Telephone: +49 211 81-11414
Fax: +49 211 81-11431