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Univ.-Prof.Dr.Dr.Dr.h.c.mult. Michael Martinek, M.C.J. (New York)

Universität des Saarlandes, Institut für Europäisches Recht
privat: Bergstrasse 16
66346 Püttlingen-Köllerbach

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German, Meerbusch, near Duesseldorf 1950

Present Position
Lawyer, Legal Counsel, Kanzlei für Wirtschafts- und Vermögensrecht, Rechtsanwälte Professor Anton und Professor Martinek, Partnerschaftsgesellschaft mbB, Saarbrücken (since 2019); from 1986 to 2019 University-Professor of Private and Commercial Law - Director of Institute of European Law, University of Saarland, Saarbruecken; for details see: www.kwv-Recht.de; http://martinek.jura.uni-sb.de

Training / Professional Experience
Apprenticeship in International Transportation and Shipping (Duesseldof, London, Paris, Milano) 1969-1971; First State Examination in Law (Berlin) 1976; Dr.iur. (Berlin) 1978; Second State Examination (Hamburg) 1979); Dr.rer.publ. (Speyer) 1981; Master of Comparative Jurisprudence (New York University) 1982; Professor of Law 1986; Dr.iur.h.c. (Wuhan, China) 2002; Hon-Prof. (Johannesburg, SA) 2006); Dr.h.c. (Lille, France) 2008; Dr.h.c. (Craiova, Romania) 2009; Dr. iur. h.c. (Warszawa, Poland) 2013; Hon.-Prof. Johannesburg; Hon.-Prof. Wuhan

Areas of specialisation
German and International Commercial Contracts (all sorts of); Distribution Law; Unfair Competition; Vertical Restraints; Cartels and Antitrust; Company Law - Partnerships and Corporations; Leasing; Commercial Sales Agents; Franchising; Transportation; German and International Arbitration

Arbitral experience
As arbitrator: 16 proceedings; chairman: 4 arbitrations (ICC and Ad hoc-proceedings)
as counsel: 28 expert opinions

Membership in professional associations
German Private Law Teachers' Association; German Association of Distribution Law; German Association of Comparative Law; Society of European Contract Law

some 25 mayor treatises and monographies; some 300 articles and contributions in law journals and books; for details see: http://martinek.jura.uni-sb.de

Language Skills
German and English

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