Dr Philipp Bender



Born in 1988 in Bad Neuenahr‑​Ahrweiler. Studied law in Bonn and Strasbourg (Diplôme des notions fondamentales de droit international, européen et comparé and Certificat d'initiation au système juridique français). During the study abroad in Strasbourg 2011/12 office manager of a Member of the European Parliament. 2017 to 2019 legal clerkship at the Regional Court of Bonn with stations at the Federal Ministry of Defence and the Administrative Court of Cologne, among others. First state law examination in 2014 and second state law examination in 2019. Research assistant to Professor Dr Christian Hillgruber, first at the Institute for Public Law, then at the Institute for Canon Law at the University of Bonn (2014 to 2019). Doctorate on a topic of modern German constitutional history with Prof. Dr. Hillgruber in 2019. Thereafter academic councilor (a. Z.) at the University of Bonn and teaching courses on constitutional law (in particular fundamental rights and references to European and international law) and administrative law (in particular municipal law).

2022 Joined the law firm.


Publications on public law



German, English, French, Dutch

Dr Philipp Bender

Dr Philipp Bender

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