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Leonhard Kreuzer

Research Fellow

kreuzer@mpil.de

Main Fields of Research:

International Law in Cyberspace, Human Rights Law, General International Law

Academic Career:

Since 2017: Research Fellow at the MPIL; PhD candidate (associated to the research group under the direction of Heike Krieger "Towards a Proceduralization of International Law?")

2015-2017: Research assistant at an international law firm

2015: First state exam

2012-2014: Student assistant for Prof. Dr. Katharina de la Durantaye (International Private Law and Comparative Law), Humboldt University Berlin

2011-2013: Participation in the Social Sciences College IV of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation (Working group on International Investment Law, led by Prof. Dr. Stephan Schill and Prof. Dr. Christian J. Tams)

2010-2011: Student assistant for Prof. Dr. Silja Vöneky (Public International Law and Public Comparative Law), Albert Ludwigs University Freiburg

2009-2015: Law studies in Freiburg, London (King's College) and Berlin (Humboldt University)

Recent Publications

  • Due Diligence in the International Legal Order. Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2020, 402 p. (editor with Heike Krieger, Anne Peters). OUP
  • Due Diligence in the International Legal Order: Dissecting the Leitmotif of Current Accountability Debates. In: Due Diligence in the International Legal Order, Heike Krieger, Anne Peters, Leonhard Kreuzer (eds.). Oxford University Press, Oxford 2020, 1-19 (with Anne Peters, Heike Krieger).
  • Special Focus: Three Perspectives on the Implications of the GDPR for International Law. In: Heidelberg Journal of International Law 4, 785-789 (2020) (with Erik Tuchtfeld).
  • Due diligence: the risky risk management tool in international law. In: Cambridge Journal of International Law 9, 121-136 (2020) (with Anne Peters, Heike Krieger).
  • Hobbesscher Naturzustand im Cyberspace? Enge Grenzen der Völkerrechtsdurchsetzung bei Cyberangriffen. In: Cyberwar – die Digitalisierung der Kriegsführung, Ines-Jacqueline Werkner (ed.). Gerechter Frieden. Springer, Wiesbaden 2019, 63-86.

Blogposts

Presentations

17 Mar 2021

Recent Works on Due Diligence in International Law

University of Westminster (online)

13 Feb 2020

The Duty to Prevent Transboundary Cyber Harm

Berlin Potsdam Research Group (KFG), International Rule of Law - Rise or Decline?

Berlin

04 Apr 2019

Cyber insecurity - a crisis of international law? - Part II

Forschungsstätte der Evangelischen Studiengemeinschaft (FEST) Heidelberg

09 Jan 2019

The Murder of Jamal Khashoggi and International Law

Walther-Schücking-Institute for International Law

14 Dec 2018

Cyber insecurity - a crisis of international law?

Forschungsstätte der Evangelischen Studiengemeinschaft (FEST) Heidelberg

Participation in Conferences at Home and Abroad

International Law and Cyber Security, Lauterpacht Centre for International Law, University of Cambridge (UK), 16.05.2018 - 16.05.2018

CyCon X: Maximising Effects - NATO CCDCOE Cyber Security Conference, 30.05.2018 - 01.06.2018

Honours

2010-2015 Scholarship of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation

2011-2012 Scholarship of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

Miscellaneous

08/2017 - Moderation discussion with Anne-Marie Keding (Minister of Justice federal state of Saxony-Anhalt) on anonymity on the Internet