Hochschule Düsseldorf
University of Applied Sciences
Fachbereich Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Faculty of Business Studies

​​​Resume of Prof. Dr. jur. Peter C. Fischer, M.C.J. (NYU)

Since 2012
Professor of German Business Law at the University of Applied Sciences Duesseldorf, Department of Business Studies
2010 - 2013
German Lawyer and Civil Law Notary / Partner at BRP Renaud & Partner in Frankfurt with a focus on German corporate law and notarial work
2005 - 2010
German Lawyer / Office Managing Partner of the law office of Deloitte in Frankfurt with a focus on M&A and international corporate law
1998 - 2005
German Lawyer / Counselor with Lovells Boesebeck Droste (today Hogan Lovells) in Dusseldorf with a focus on cross-border M&A and corporate law including secondments to Frankfurt (Private Equity/Notary Office) and London (M&A/Corporate Finance)
1997 - 1998
Study of Law at the New York University School of Law in New York City (Master of Comparative Jurisprudence, M.C.J.); New York Bar Exam and admission as Attoreny at Law (New York)
1995 - 1997
German Lawyer / Associate with Albert, Flad & Schlosshan (today Mayer Brown) in Frankfurt dealing with all areas of German business law including employment law and litigation
1992 - 1995
Legal Clerkship in the State of Bavaria in the District of the Court of Appeal Nuremberg; Second Law State Examination in the State of Bavaria; admission as a Rechtsanwalt (Geman Lawyer)
1992 - 1993
Dissertation on "Policy Clauses in the Constitutons of the new German States" supervised by Prof. Dr. Rupert Scholz, MP, Ludwig-Maximilians-University School of Law (Dr. jur.)
1987 - 1992
Study of Law at the Law Schools of Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg and Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich; First Law State Examination in the State of Bavaria
1986 - 1987
Military Service in Flensburg
1977 - 1986
Highschool in Luenen