Björn Steinrötter

Dr. Björn Steinrötter

Akademischer Rat a.Z.

  • Private International Law
  • IT/IP Law, specializing in Legal Issues of Digital Contents

Curriculum Vitae

2003 - 2005 After passing the Abitur (A levels) and the civil service, he trained as a Banker and worked as a Private Customer Advisor (focus on investment consultancy)
2005 - 2010 Legal studies and
internships at the Legal Compliance Department of the Commerzbank AG in New York and the Federal Ministry of Finance in Berlin
2011 - 2013 Research Associate at the chair for Civil Law, Private International Law, Procedural and Commercial Law at the University of Bielefeld (Prof. Dr. Staudinger)
2011 - 2013 Visiting Lecturer for Civil Law at the University of Applied Sciences for Public Administration and Management of North Rhine-Westphalia (campus Münster)
2013 – 2015 Legal clerkship in Berlin and Sydney, parts of it at the Federal Ministry of Justice (Department of Private International Law), Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP (Corporate/M&A) and Buse Heberer Fromm Rechtsanwälte (Corporate Law)
2013 Research Associate at Hengeler Mueller partnership of lawyers in Berlin (focus on Internet, Media and Telecommunication Law)
2014 Doctorate in law focusing on Conflict of Laws in the Financial Services Market
Since Mai 2015 Senior Research Associate (Akademischer Rat a.Z.) at the chair for Civil Law and Intellectual Property Law, especially Patent and Trademark Law at the Institute of Legal Informatics (IRI), Leibniz Universität Hannover (Prof. Dr. Heinze, LL.M. (Cambridge))
2015 / 2016 Visiting Lecturer for Private International Law at the University of Bielefeld.