I am an internationally operating arbitrator with extensive publication and lecturing activities. In the relevant rankings I am regularly named as one of the leading German experts in the field of international arbitration.
In addition to my teaching activities as an honorary professor at the Bucerius Law School I regularly give lectures and talks at universities and arbitral institutions in Germany and abroad. Inter alia, I regularly lecture in the master program of the University of California, Davis, and have a Visiting Readership at the School of International Arbitration, University of London.
I am a Director of the Willem C. Vis Arbitration Moot in Wien.
My publications include several internationally renowned monographs and commentaries, as well as a considerable number of articles in professional journals.
Moreover, I am one of Germany’s national correspondents at UNCITRAL and have been retained by UNCITRAL as one of three experts to prepare the DIGEST on the UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration.