Max Planck Society

Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

Media Information
Online version Handwörterbuch des Europäischen Privatrechts

Priv.-Doz. Dr. Johannes Liebrecht

Senior Research Fellow

Phone: +49 40 419 00 - 427

Facsimile: +49 40 419 00 - 288


Main Fields of Research:

Private Law, Legal History, Legal Theory


Academic Career:

1993-2000 study of law and philosophy at the University of Freiburg; 1994 research assistant under Karl Kroeschell (Instit. For Legal History and Comparative Law) and Alexander Hollerbach (Seminar Program on Legal Philosophy and Church Law); scholarship recipient of the German National Academic Foundation; 1996 - present, research assistant and staff for Ernst-Wolfgang Böckenförde; 2001 First State Law Examination; 2001-2003 legal internship (Rechtsreferendariat) and Second State Law Examination (LG Lübeck); 2004-2006 scholarship recipient of the Gerda Henkel Foundation; at Institute since 2007; since 2013 Resarch Fellow; 2014 Hermann-Conring-Preis; 2018 post-doctorate thesis (Habilitation) at the Bucerius Law School.