Max Planck Society

Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

Media Information
Online version Handwörterbuch des Europäischen Privatrechts

Dr. Dr. h.c. Christa Jessel-Holst

Former Senior Research Fellow

Phone: +49 40 419 00 - 436

Facsimile: +49 40 419 00 - 288


Academic Career:

Born in Hamburg. – Doctorate: Hamburg (1972). Senior Research Fellow (Head of the South East Europe Unit) 1976-2010. Member Civil Law Forum for South East Europe since April 2099. Many activities as advisor for legislative and other projects in the region.

Festschrift “„Private Law Reform in South East Europe“ (2010). Dr. jur. h. c. Sv. Kliment Ohridski Universität Sofia (2011).