Professor Dr. Jörn Axel Kämmerer
Chair of Public Law I – Public Law, Public International and European Law
International Business Law, Law of Common Spaces Outside National Jurisdiction, European Competition Law, Public Enterprises, Privatization and Regulation, Federalism
Jörn Axel Kämmerer, born in 1965, has been a Professor (chair holder) at Bucerius Law School since 2000. He was a Guest Professor at Université Paris I (Panthéon-Sorbonne) from 2005 to 2007 (part-time) and at Seoul National University, Republic of Korea, in 2007.
He studied law at Tübingen University, Germany, and Université d’Aix-en-Provence/Marseille III. Appointed Doctor of law in 1993, he received his “venia legendi” (Habilitation) in Public Law, European Law and Public International Law in 2000 by Tübingen Law Faculty.
His research focuses on market regulation, privatization as well as law and finance in both German public law and EU law.
A Directors of the Institute on Company and Capital Markets Law (ICCML/IUKR) at Bucerius, he was appointed member of an advisory committee to the German Ministry of Finance on financial markets regulation in 2011.
He is the author of a textbook on Constitutional Law and has made contributions to renowned legal commentaries, mainly on basic rights. Moreover, he is in charge of a research project dealing with the evolution of Public International Law with financial assistance from the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft.
Jörn Axel Kämmerer teaches in both German and English, aside from being fluent in French and Spanish as well, and has given lectures or lecture series at academic institutions of various countries, including Australia, Brazil, China, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, and South Africa.