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Dr. Moritz Hennemann


Dr. Moritz Hennemann

Post Doc and Faculty Fellow

Room 306

Rempartstraße 4 (Breisacher Tor)

79098 Freiburg

Fon: +49 761 203 9754-3

Fax: +49 761 203 9754-2




Professional experience

since 2018

Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University—Affiliate

Fall Term 2018

since 2016       


Harvard Law School—Visiting Researcher

University of Freiburg Law Faculty / Institute for Media and Information Law, Germany—Postdoc and Faculty Fellow

Academic research focus on Private, Media, Information, Antitrust, and Corporate Law, especially the legal framework for (human) interaction (digitization, networks, robots, and artificial intelligence)

2014-2016 Hengeler Mueller, Law Firm, Düsseldorf, Germany
Attorney-at-Law (‘Rechtsanwalt’)—Associate of the Corporate Group
2011-2014 Higher Regional Court of Hamburg, Germany
Two-year mandatory legal traineeship (‘Referendariat’) comprising secondments to various areas of legal practice (excluding 12/11 to 03/2012)
2011-2014 Max Planck Institute for International and Comparative Private Law, Hamburg, Germany—Research Assistant to Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Reinhard Zimmermann
2009-2010 Institute of Media and Information Law, University of Freiburg, Germany—Research Assistant to Prof. Dr. Boris P. Paal, M.Jur.
2005-2009 Institute of Corporate and Business Law, University of Heidelberg, Germany—Student Research Assistant to Prof. Dr. Dres. h.c. Werner F. Ebke, LL.M.





2014 2nd State Exam—Higher Regional Court of Hamburg, Germany
2011 Doctor of Laws (Dr. jur.)—University of Freiburg, Germany
Topic of thesis: Enforcement of Copyrights and the Internet
2010-2011 Magister Juris (LL.M. equivalent)—University of Oxford, United Kingdom
2009 Law Degree/1st State Exam—University of Heidelberg, Germany
2006 Certificate Program—Jagiellonian University of Cracow, Poland
2004-2009 Law Studies—University of Heidelberg, Germany




Merit Awards, Prizes, and Scholarships by:

Dr. Georg F. Rössler-Trust of the Association of Federal Court of Justice Attorneys (2012), University of Freiburg Research Innovation Fund (2017 and 2018), German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR) (2011 and 2017), Freiburg Academic Society (2011 and 2018), Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP (2010), University of Heidelberg Law Faculty (2009), and German National Academic Foundation (2005-2009).