Hometown: Duesseldorf, Germany
Degree: State examination, University of Bielefeld and Cologne; Phd-Candidate, University of Bochum
Why did you choose UH Law?
I chose UH because they offer a specialization in Criminal law, which I appreciate. The other reason is the fact that I wanted to live in Hawai'i.
What were you doing before you started your LLM?
I was writing my phd-thesis and working for Clifford Chance as a research assistant.
Where are you headed after you graduate?
I am heading back to Germany for my legal clerkship.
Describe UH Law in three words.
familiar, laid back, open-minded
Where can we find you when you're not in class?
Probably at the beach.
What advice would you give to an entering law student?
Enjoy every minute!!!
Where is your favorite place to study?
In the library of the Law School.
What surprised you most about UH Law?
That it is so familiar.
What do you like most about UH Law?
Everybody is open-minded, friendly and helpful!!!