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Karl M. Meessen

Commercial law educator

Karl M. Meessen, German commercial law educator. Decorated Federal Order of Merit. Chairman Friends and Sponsors of Deutsches National Theater, Weimar, 1998.

Background

Meessen, Karl M. was born on July 30, 1939 in Freiburg, Germany. Son of Hubert and Margarete (Hein) Meessen.

Education

Juris Doctor, University Bonn, Germany, 1965.

Career

Professor University Cologne, Germany, 1975-1976, University Augsburg, Germany, 1976-1996, president Germany, 1979-1983. Professor European and international commercial law University Jena, Germany, since 1996. Adviser American Law Institute, Philadelphia, 1982-1986.

Visiting professor University Chicago, 1985, Graduate Institute, Geneva, Switzerland, 1986-1992, University Paris, 1992.

Works

  • Author: Völkerrechtliche Grundsatze des Internationalen Kartellrechts. Editor Wirtschaft und Wettbewerb, since 1997.

Membership

Chairman Friends and Sponsors of Deutsches National Theater, Weimar, 1998.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking, skiing.

Connections

Married Heidi Boie, August 22, 1964. Chldren: Franziska, Maximilian.

father:
Hubert Meessen

mother:
Margarete (Hein) Meessen

spouse:
Heidi Boie