Professorships at the Faculty of Law:

Professorships from A – Z

Prof. Dr. Jürg-Beat Ackermann

Professor of Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure Law
T +41 41 229 53 75 • Room 4.B20 • juerg-beat.ackermannremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Ackermann (DE) • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Jürg-Beat Ackermann (DE)

Prof. Dr. Regina Aebi-Müller 

Professor of Private Law and Comparative Private Law  

T +41 41 229 54 00 • F +41 41 229 53 35 • Room 4.A49 • regina.aebiremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Aebi-Müller • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Regina Aebi-Müller

Prof. Dr. Paolo Becchi

Professor of Legal and State Philosophy 

T +41 41 229 53 87 • F +41 41 229 53 25 • Room 4.A45 • paolo.becchiremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Becchi • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Paolo Becchi (DE)

Prof. Dr. Felix Bommer 

Professor of Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure Law and International Criminal Law
T +41 41 229 53 70 • Room 4.B25 / 4.B22 • felix.bommerremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Bommer • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Felix Bommer

Prof. Dr. Martina Caroni

Professor of International and Public Law  
T +41 41 229 53 78 • F +41 41 229 53 97 • Room 4.B16 • martina.caroniremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Caroni (DE) • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Martina Caroni

Prof. Dr. Nicolas Diebold

Professor of Public and Economic Law
T +41 41 229 53 40 • Room 4.B18 • nicolas.dieboldremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship DieboldPersonal Webpage Prof. Dr. Nicolas Diebold

Prof. Dr. Lorenz Droese 

Professor of Civil Procedure Law and Contract Law 
T +41 41 229 53 92 • Room 4.A46 • lorenz.droeseremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Droese • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Lorenz Droese

Prof. Dr. Andreas Eicker 

Professor of Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure Law, International Criminal Law and Criminology
T +41 41 229 53 68 • Room 4.B24 • andreas.eickerremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Eicker • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Andreas Eicker

Prof. Dr. Paul Eitel

Professor of Private Law, with focus on Family and Inheritance Law  
T +41 41 229 53 81 • F +41 41 229 50 01 • Room 4.B08 • paul.eitelremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Eitel • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Paul Eitel

Prof. Dr. Walter Fellmann

Professor of Swiss and European Private Law
T +41 41 419 30 30 • F +41 41 410 45 35 • Room 4.B06 • walter.fellmannremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Fellmann • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Walter Fellmann

Prof. Dr. Andreas Furrer 

Professor of Swiss and International Private Law, Comparative Law, International Private Law and European Law  
T +41 41 229 53 60 • F +41 41 229 53 01 • Room 4.A47 • andreas.furrerremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Furrer • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Andreas Furrer

Prof. Dr. Daniel Girsberger 

Professor of Swiss and International Private Law, Business Law, Procedural Law and Comparative Law
T +41 41 229 53 30 • Room 4.A48 • daniel.girsbergerremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Girsberger • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Daniel Girsberger

Prof. Dr. Barbara Graham-Siegenthaler

Professor of Swiss and International Private Law and Comparative Private Law

T +41 41 229 53 79 • Room 4.B07 • barbara.grahamremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Graham-SiegenthalerPersonal Webpage Prof. Dr. Barbara Graham-Siegenthaler (DE)

Prof. Dr. Malte Gruber

Professor of Legal Philosophy and Commercial Law with a particular focus on Intellectual Property Law and the Law of New Technologies

T +41 41 229 53 46 • Room 4.A45 • malte.gruberremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship GruberPersonal webpage Prof. Dr. Malte Gruber (DE)

Asst. Prof. Dr. Julia Hänni

Assistant Professor of Public Law with focus on Energy Law, European Law and Philosophy of Law
T +41 41 229 53 23 • Room 4.A34 • julia.haenni@unilu.ch

Professorship HänniPersonal Webpage Asst. Prof. Dr. Julia Hänni (DE)

Prof. Dr. Sebastian Heselhaus

Professor of European Law, International Law, Public Law and Comparative Public Law  
T +41 41 229 53 84 • F +41 41 229 53 97 • Room 4.B14 • sebastian.heselhausremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Heselhaus • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Sebastian Heselhaus

Prof. Dr. Marc Hürzeler 

Professor of Social Security Law
T +41 41 229 54 05 • Room 4.B41 • marc.huerzelerremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Hürzeler • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Marc Hürzeler (DE)

Prof. Dr. Vagias Karavas

Professor of Legal Sociology, Legal Theory and Private Law
T +41 41 229 53 86 • F +41 41 229 53 25 • Room 4.B33 • vagias.karavasremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch 

Professorship Karavas • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Vagias Karavas (DE)

Prof. Dr. Michele Luminati

Professor of Legal History, Contemporary Legal History and Legal Theory  
T +41 41 229 53 37 • F +41 41 229 53 25 • Room 4.A43 • michele.luminatiremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Luminati • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Michele Luminati

Prof. Dr. Klaus Mathis

Professor of Public Law, Law of the Sustainable Economy and Philosophy of Law
T +41 41 229 53 80 • F +41 41 229 53 97 • Room 4.B09 • klaus.mathisremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Mathis • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Klaus Mathis

Prof. Dr. Karin Müller

Professor of Private Law, Commercial and Business Law and Civil Procedure Law
T +41 41 229 53 33 • Room 4.A52 • karin.muellerremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch 

Professorship Müller • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Karin Müller

 

Prof. Dr. Roland Norer 

Professor of Public Law and Rural Law
T +41 41 229 53 83 • F +41 41 229 53 97 • Room 4.B11 • roland.norerremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Norer (DE) • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Roland Norer

Prof. Dr. Andrea Opel

Professor of Tax Law
T +41 41 229 53 67 • Room 4.B39 • andrea.opelremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Opel • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Andrea Opel

Prof. Dr. Gabriela Riemer-Kafka

Professor of Social Security Law and Labor Law
T +41 41 229 53 50 • Room 4.B12 • gabriela.riemerremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Riemer-Kafka • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Gabriela Riemer-Kafka

Prof. Dr. Rodrigo Rodriguez

Professor of Civil Procedure Law, especially Bankruptcy and Insolvency Law
T +41 41 229 54 66 • Room 4.A29 • rodrigo.rodriguezremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Rodriguez • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Rodrigo Rodriguez (DE)

Prof. Dr. Bernhard Rütsche

Professor of Public Law and Philosophy of Law
T +41 41 229 53 69 • F +41 41 229 53 97 • Room 4.B10 • bernhard.ruetscheremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Rütsche (DE) • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Bernhard Rütsche (DE)

Foto Jörg Schmid

Prof. Dr. Jörg Schmid

Professor of Private Law and Private Comparative Law
T +41 41 229 53 73 • Room 4.A50 • joerg.schmidremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Schmid • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Jörg Schmid

Prof. Dr. Franco Taisch

Professor of Business Law, Financial Markets Law and Legal Management
T +41 41 229 53 72 • F +41 41 229 53 35 • Room 4.A53 • franco.taischremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Professorship Taisch • Personal Webpage Prof. Dr. Franco Taisch

Honorary Professors

Prof. Dr. Stephan Hartmann

Honorary Professor of Private Law and Comparative Private Law
Chief Justice Canton of Aargaustephan.hartmannremove-this.@remove-this.doz.unilu.ch

Prof. Dr. Thomas Henne

Honorary Professor of Legal History
thomas.henneremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Prof. Dr. Felix Richner

Honorary Professor of Tax Law
Partner SwissInterTax AG • felix.richnerremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Prof. Dr. Jörg Schwarz

Honorary Professor of Private Law
Partner Fellman Tschümperlin Lötscher AG •  joerg.schwarzremove-this.@remove-this.doz.unilu.ch

Prof. Dr. Hansjörg Seiler

Honorary Professor of Public Law, Constitutional History, Theory of the State and European Law
Federal Judge at the Federal Supreme Court, Second Public Law Division

Prof. Dr. René Wiederkehr

Honorary Professor Public Law
Deputy Head of the Center for Public Commercial Law ZHAWrene.wiederkehrremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

Permanent Guest Professorships

The following Permanent Guest Professors teach at the Faculty of Law (in alphabetical order)

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Werner F. Ebke, LL.M.
Ruprecht Karls University Heidelberg (Germany)

Prof. em. Dr. iur. Peter Forstmoser
Niederer, Kraft & Frey (Zurich)

Prof. Dr. Thomas Gächter
University of Zurich (Switzerland)

Prof. em. Dr. iur. Dr. h.c. Peter Gauch
University of Fribourg (Switzerland)

Prof. Dr. Claire Huguenin
University of Zurich (Switzerland)

Prof. Dr. Helen Keller
University of Zurich (Switzerland) 

Prof. Dr. iur. Thilo Marauhn
Justus Liebig University Giessen (Germany)

Prof. Dr. iur. Dr. h.c. Kurt Seelmann
University of Basel (Switzerland)

Prof. Dr. iur. Thomas Sutter-Somm
University of Basel (Switzerland) 

Prof. Mark E. Wojcik, LL.M.
John Marshall Law School, Chicago (USA)