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Leander Beinlich

Research Fellow

beinlich@mpil.de

Main Fields of Research:

International and Regional Human Rights Protection, International Law and Domestic Legal Systems, Reparation in Armed Conflict, Business and Human Rights, German Constitutional Law, Comparative Public Law

Academic Career:

Since 2017: Research Fellow at the MPIL; dissertation project (Freie Universität Berlin): The Role and Potential of Procedural Rights - Domestic Courts and Victims of Armed Conflict

2017: First state examination in law (J.D. equivalent) with a special focus on public international law

2014: Five month traineeship at the European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR) in Berlin (working on Business and Human Rights)

2012-2017: Student assistant at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law and the Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law

2011-2017: Law studies (special focus on public international law), University of Heidelberg

Recent Publications

  • Royal Prerogative. In: Max Planck Encyclopedia of Comparative Constitutional Law, Rüdiger Wolfrum, Frauke Lachenmann, Rainer Grote (eds.). Oxford University Press, Oxford 2019. https://oxcon.ouplaw.com/view/10.1093/la...
  • Access granted, access barred? Exploring the interplay of human rights and states’ domestic liability regimes in the context of individual reparation claims. In: Marxsen/Peters (eds.), Reparation for Victims of Armed Conflict: Impulses from the Max Planck Trialogues, Zeitschrift für ausländisches öffentliches Recht und Völkerrecht (Heidelberg Journal of International Law) 78/3, 625-628 (2018). http://Access granted, access barred? Ex...
  • Der Amtshaftungsanspruch und Auslandseinsätze der Bundeswehr. Eine verfassungsrechtliche und rechtsvergleichende Betrachtung aus Anlass des Kunduz-Urteils des Bundesgerichtshofs (with Paulina Starski), in: Jahrbuch des öffentlichen Rechts der Gegenwart (Neue Folge) 66 (2018), 299-336. https://www.mohr.de/buch/jahrbuch-des-oeffentlichen-rechts-der-gegenwart-neue-folge-9783161557811

    Closing a justice gap or opening Pandora's box? A conference on the Italian Constitutional Court's Sentenza 238/2014 as well as the relationship between state immunity and claims of compensation for war crimes, in: questionegiustizia.it, 21 July 2017

    Das Ende der Menschenrechtsklagen nach dem Alien Tort Statute? Ein Kommentar zum Kiobel-Urteil und seinen Auswirkungen (with Miriam Saage-Maaß), in: Kritische Justiz 48 (2015), 146-159 (https://www.nomos-elibrary.de).

Blogposts

Working Papers

  • Access granted, access barred? Exploring the interplay of human rights and states’ domestic liability regimes in the context of individual reparation claims. Marxsen/Peters (eds.), Reparation for Victims of Armed Conflict: Impulses from the Max Planck Trialogues, 2018. MPIL Research Paper 2018-19

Presentations

04 Apr 2019

Procedural Rights, Domestic Legal Systems and the (International) Rule of Law

Göttingen, ESIL Research Forum

https://www.uni-goettingen.de/de/2019+esil+research+forum/598089.html

23 Sep 2017

Staatshaftung im bewaffneten Konflikt

Presentation at the 19th Annual Convention of the Forum Justizgeschichte "NS-Verfolgte und ihr Kampf um Anerkennung und Entschädigung" (22-24 September 2017) at the German Academy of Judges, Wustrau

Teaching

Summer term 2019

International Law Colloquium

"Wirtschaft und Menschenrechte - Überblick, aktuelle Entwicklungen und Fallbeispiele", Juristische Fakultät der Universität Heidelberg, 17 June 2019

Summer term 2018

International Law Colloquium

"Staatshaftung in bewaffneten Konflikt aus menschenrechtlicher und verfassungsrechtlicher Perspektive", Juristische Fakultät der Universität Heidelberg, 25 June 2018

Participation in Conferences at Home and Abroad

A Review of Current Trends in Foreign Relations Law, participation, University of Jena (Dornburg castle), 09.05.2019 - 10.05.2019

The Individualisation of War, participation, European University Institute (Florence), 11.06.2018 - 12.06.2018

Reparations for Victims of Armed Conflict, Max Planck Trialogues on the Law of Peace and War, Vol. III, participation, Berlin, 10.11.2017 - 11.11.2017

Race and Law: French and German Crossperspectives, Junges Forum, co-organisation, Centre Marc Bloch and Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, 19.10.2017 - 20.10.2017

Remedies against Immunity? Reconciling International and Domestic Law after the Italian Constitutional Court's Sentenza 238/2014, participation, Villa Vigoni, Lake Como, Italy, 11.05.2017 - 13.05.2017

The Applicability of International Humanitarian Law, Max Planck Trialogues on the Law of Peace and War, Vol. II, participation, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg, 30.03.2017 - 31.03.2017

Courts, Treaties, Custom and the Use of Force, Duke University-Geneva Conference, participation, University of Geneva, 10.07.2015 - 11.07.2015

Memberships

European Society of International Law

Miscellaneous

Scholarships

Since 2018 Doctoral Scholarship of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation

2013-2017 Scholarship of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation

Languages

German, English, French, Arabic (low), Italian (low)

PhD representative at the MPIL (2018-2019)