LECTURES

- Lecture at Freie Universität Berlin, Law Faculty: "Drafting contracts, conducting negotiations and dispute resolution" (since 2006); seminars on issues of international and constitutional law and Franco-German legal relations

- Lecture at Chemnitz University of Technology Chemnitz, Economics faculty: "Drafting Private-Law Contracts" (since 1993)

-   Post-graduate seminars and lectures at Lubumbashi University, Catholic University of Bukavu and University of Kinshasa (Democratic Republic of the Congo), Gaston Berger University, Saint-Louis (Senegal),  the National University of Rwanda (Rwanda) the University of Burundi (Burundi), the Université d'Abomey-Calavi (Benin) and the University of Ghana (Ghana) in collaboration with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (Rule of Law Program for Sub-Saharan Africa) and the German embassies; lectures at the Tanzanian-German Centre for Postgraduate Studies in Law (Tanzania)

-   Lecture "Die DR Kongo als Rechtsstaat – Verfassung und Wirklichkeit", Kassel, June 2009

-   Lecture "Necessary Limits to the Right to Free Enterprise as a Human Right – European and African Perspective", Cape Town, September 2009 (with Jean-Michel Kumbu, Kinshasa)

-   Lecture " Décentralisation Administrative au Sénégal et l'administration fédérale en Allemagne: Expériences et Perspectives des Secteurs Fonciers, de l'Environnement, de l'Education et de la Santé", Dakar, February 2010 (in collaboration with Ibrahima Diallo, Saint-Louis)

-   Lecture "Les fondements de l'Etat de droit en Allemagne", Lubumbashi, April 2010

- Lecture "Erfolgsfaktoren bei der Gestaltung von Antikorruptionsprogrammen", Stuttgart, September 2010 (with Alexandra Schluck-Amend)

 - Lecture "L'économie et le commerce extérieur allemands", Auswärtiges Amt, Berlin, October 2010

 - Lecture "Europe and Africa as Partners",Butare (Rwanda), November 2010 and July 2011

 - Lecture "Streit zwischen Gesellschaftern – Verbrannte Erde oder konstruktive Konfliktlösung?", Stuttgart, November 2010 (with Thomas Lennarz)

 - Lecture "Germany's Economy and Foreign Trade", Auswärtiges Amt, Berlin, November 2010

 - Lecture "The Rule of Law – A Prerequisite for Economic Development? – Lessons to be learnt from Africa", Gießen, November 2010

- Lecture "Unternehmenskauf und Joint Ventures in Frankreich – Mariage heureux?", Stuttgart, February 2011 (with Stefanie Volz, Jean-Robert Bousquet and Alexandra Rohmert, Paris)

- Lecture "Kein Turmbau zu Babel: Konzeption und Strukturierung eines Joint Ventures im Ausland", Frankfurt, February 2011