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Law educator

Axel Freiherr von Campenhausen, German law educator. Secretary State Lower Saxony, 1976-1979; member Synod Protestant Church, 1969-1999; Member Rotary (president Hanover club 2000-2001).

Background

Campenhausen, Axel Freiherr von was born on January 23, 1934 in Göttingen, Germany. Son of Hans and Dorothee von Campenhausen.

Education

Law examination, 1963. Doctor Law, University Göttingen, 1962. Doctor honorary in Theology, University Tübingen, 2004.

Doctor honorary in Law, University Potsdam.

Career

Lecturer University Göttingen, Germany, 1967-1969, University Munich, 1967-1969, professor, 1969-1979, University Göttingen, since 1979. President Klosterk, 1979-1999. Director Institute for Evangel.

Church Law, 1969-2008. President Federation German Foundations, 1996-2002, Deutsch-Baltisches Kulturwerk, 1981-1996, 2000-2006.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: (newspapers, reviews). Author books on constitutional law especially, relations of church and state and foundation law.

Membership

Secretary State Lower Saxony, 1976-1979. Member Synod Protestant Church, 1969-1999. Member Rotary (president Hanover club 2000-2001).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hunting.

Connections

Married Sabine von Schultzendorff, August 22, 1964. Children: Balthasar von Campenhausen, Aurel von Campenhausen, Moritz von Campenhausen, Jutta von Campenhausen.

father:
Hans Dorothee

mother:
Dorothee

spouse:
Sabine von Schultzendorff

children:
Balthasar von Campenhausen

Aurel von Campenhausen

Moritz von Campenhausen

Jutta von Campenhausen