Chair in Criminology and Criminal Law, Department of Criminal Law, Freie Universität Berlin, Adjunct Professor of Law
Dr. iur., Dr. iur. habil., venia legendi criminology, criminal law, juvenile justice and corrections, Justus-Liebig Universität Gießen
Klaus Hoffmann-Holland is University Professor at Freie University Berlin, holds the chair of Criminology and Criminal Law and serves as a presiding judge at the...Continue Reading
Klaus Hoffmann-Holland is University Professor at Freie University Berlin, holds the chair of Criminology and Criminal Law and serves as a presiding judge at the State Court (Landgericht) Berlin. He received his law degrees from Justus-Liebig Universität Gießen (Dr. iur. 2000; Dr. iur. habil. 2005, venia legendi criminology, criminal law, juvenile justice and corrections). Prior to his appointment in Berlin, he served as a public prosecutor and as a judge in Rhineland-Palatinate. In 2005 he was awarded the Dr.-Herbert-Stolzenberg-Award for jurisprudence. He taught at University of Gießen, the University of Warwick (2006), the Center for Transnational Legal Studies, London (2009), the École normale superieure Paris (2011), Johannes Keppler University Linz (2012) and Université de Strasbourg (2013). He served as a visiting professor in the Faculty of Law of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (2010) and was a visiting professor at the Nihon University, College of Law, in Tokyo (2010). In 2010 and 2011, he joined the Georgetown University Law Center's faculty as an adjunct professor for the Summer Law Program in London. He is the author of several books and articles on criminal law, criminology, criminal procedure and human rights.