Dr. jur., LL.M. (Cambridge), o. Professor für Bürgerliches Recht, Europäisches und Internationales Wirtschaftsrecht.
- 1985 – 1991 Studium der Rechtswissenschaften in Bonn und Cambridge
- 1992 - 2004: wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter/Assistent von
Prof. Dr. Wulf-Henning Roth, LL.M. (Harvard), Universität Bonn
- 1997: Promotion in Bonn
- 2004: Habilitation in Bonn
- 2004 - 2009: Inhaber des Lehrstuhls für Deutsches, Europäisches und Internationales Privat- und Wirtschaftsrecht an der Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
- Seit 2009: Inhaber des Lehrstuhls für Bürgerliches Recht, Europäisches und Internationales Wirtschaftsrecht an der Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
- Mitherausgeber der Zeitschrift "Common Market Law Review"
- Mitglied des Munich Risk and Insurance Center
- MItglied der Faculty der International Max Planck Research School for Competition and Innovation
- Leiter des Munich University Summer Training in German and European Law
Prof. Dr. Thomas Ackermann, LL.M. (Cantab.)
Professor Ackermann holds the Chair of Civil Law and European and International Business Law at LMU. He was born in 1966, and arrived at LMU in October 2009. He studied Law at the Universities of Bonn and Cambridge, obtaining his doctorate in Bonn in 1997 with a thesis on the „rule of reason" in European anti-trust law. In 2004, he completed his Habilitation in Bonn with a dissertation on the protection of the reliance interest, a fundamental topic in the law of obligations. In the same year, he was appointed to the Chair of German, European and International Civil and Business Law at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg. His research interests cover the legal constitution of markets, with particular reference to the areas of contract law and competition law. One special focus of his work concerns the European dimension of these subjects. Thomas Ackermann is a member of the Editorial Board of the „Common Market Law Review", the leading international peer-review journal in the area of European Union Law. He is a member of the Munich Risk and Insurance Center and of the Faculty of the International Max Planck School for Competition and Innovation as well as head of the Munich University Summer Training in German and European Law.