Max Planck Society

Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

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Dr. Thomas Traschler, DPhil (Oxon), LL.M (NYU)

Senior Research Fellow under Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Reinhard Zimmermann

Phone: +49 40 419 00 - 407

Facsimile: +49 40 419 00 - 288

Mail: traschler@mpipriv.de

Main Fields of Research:

Comparative Law, International Private Law, Transnational Commercial Law, Corporate and Insolvency Law

Academic Career:

Diploma in Legal Studies (Mag. Iur) at the University of Vienna (2010); LL.B. in Business Law at the Vienna University of Economics and Business (2010); LL.M. in Global Business Law at New York University (2013); LL.M. in International & Comparative Law at the National University of Singapore (2013); Admission New York State Bar (2014); MSt. in Legal Research (distinction) at Oxford University (2016); DPhil in Law at Oxford University (2018).

Teaching Assistant for Business Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure at the Vienna University of Economics and Business (2009-2011); Research Associate for Commercial Law at the University of Vienna (2011-2012); NYU International Finance and Development Fellow at UNIDROIT (2013); Legal Clerkship in Austria (2014); Research Assistant for Commercial Law at the University of Oxford (2015-2018); Internship UNCITRAL (2018); Since September 2018 Senior Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law.

Merit-based scholarships awarded by the University of Vienna (2008-2011); LL.M.-Scholarship of the University of Vienna (2012); NYU@NUS Deans Award (2012); NYU International Finance and Development Fellowship (2013); Insolvency Lawyers' Association Insolvency & Restructuring Research Scholarship (2015); Winner Insolvency Lawyers' Association Academic Forum Competition (2016); UK Foundation for International Uniform Law Scholarship (2016).