Professor Matthias Lehmann is Director of the Institute for Private International and Comparative Law at the University of Bonn.
He has studied in Jena, Paris and New York. He holds two doctoral degrees, one from the University of Jena and one from Columbia University, and has written a professorial thesis at the University of Bayreuth. His main areas of interest are conflict of laws and jurisdiction, arbitration, European private law as well as banking and financial law.
Prof. Lehmann has extensively published in German, English, French and Spanish. He is a Visiting Professor at the Université de Bordeaux, the University of Fribourg and the Universidad Pablo de Olavide in Seville.