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Torsten Andreas Kindt

Research Fellow

kindt@mpil.de

Main Fields of Research:

Dispute Resolution (especially Arbitration); European and International Economic Law; (Behavioral) Law and Economics; Legal Theory; Constitutional Law

Academic Career:

Since 08/2017: Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law

04/2017: Second state exam in law in Stuttgart

04/2015 - 04/2017: Legal training (Referendariat) at the Regional Court of Heidelberg (including clerkships at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP in Frankfurt (Dispute Resolution), at the German University of Administrative Sciences in Speyer, and at the Federal Constitutional Court (with Justice Prof. Dr. Peter M. Huber))

04/2015 - 09/2015: Teaching assistant at Heidelberg University Faculty of Law

01/2015: First state exam in law (J.D. equivalent) in Heidelberg

10/2014 - 03/2015 (with interruption): Research assistant at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in Frankfurt (Dispute Resolution)

09/2011 - 03/2013: Participant of the Social Science College of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation (working group: Power and Law)

10/2009 - 07/2012 (with interruption): Student assistant at the Institute for Public Finance and Tax Law, Heidelberg University (with Prof. Dr. Dres. h.c. Paul Kirchhof, former Justice of the Federal Constitutional Court)

09/2010 - 06/2011: Law studies, University of Cambridge (St. Catharine's College)

10/2008 - 01/2015: Law studies, Heidelberg University (including internships with international law firms in Frankfurt and London and with the European Parliament in Brussels)

Honours

2009-2015: Scholarship of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation

2010-2011: Scholarship of the Baden-Württemberg-Foundation

2010-2011: Scholarship of Ashurst LLP

Miscellaneous

Since 01/2016: Member of the Selection Committee of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation