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Werner Pfennigstorf

Werner Pfennigstorf, German, American lawyer. Bar: Germany 1962. Member of American Bar Association (associate), International Association Insurance Law, Deutscher Verein fur Versicherungswissenschaft.

Background

  • Pfennigstorf, Werner was born on September 28, 1934 in Hamburg, Germany. Son of Walter and Ilse (Schroeter) Pfennigstorf.

  • Education

    • Habilitation, University Hamburg, 1974. Juris Doctor, University Hamburg, 1960. Master of Comparative Laws, University Michigan, 1961.

    Career

    • Wissenschaftl assistant University Hamburg, 1963—1966, research fellow, 1970—1972. Staff attorney Insurance Laws Review Commission, State Wisconsin, Madison, 1967—1970. Project director American Bar Foundation, Chicago, 1973—1986.

      Private practice, since 1986.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Germany 1962.

    Works

    • Author: Legal Expense Insurance, 1975, A Comparative Study of Liability Law and Compensation Schemes in Ten Countries and the United States, 1991, German Insurance Laws, 3rd edition, 1995, Public Law of Insurance, 1996. Editor: Personal Injury Compensation, 1993, Pollution Insurance, 1993. Co-editor: Legal Service Plans, 1977.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Member of American Bar Association (associate), International Association Insurance Law, Deutscher Verein fur Versicherungswissenschaft.

    Connections

    • Married Heika Helene Droenner, April 6, 1963.
    • father: Walter Pfennigstorf
    • mother: Ilse (Schroeter) Pfennigstorf
    • spouse: Heika Helene Droenner
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    Born September 28, 1934
    Nationality
    • 1974
      University Hamburg
    • 1960
      University Hamburg
    • 1961
      University Michigan
    • 1967 - 1970
      staff attorney, Insurance Laws Review Commission
      Madison, Tennessee, United States
    • 1973 - 1986
      project director, American Bar Foundation
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1986
      private practice