Prof. Dr. Karl-Heinz Böckstiegel

Prof. Dr. Karl-Heinz Böckstiegel is an arbitrator and a member of the law faculty of the University Cologne as Professor Emeritus. He is the former Holder of the chair of International Business Law and former Director of the Institute of Air and Space Law of the University of Cologne. Between 2003 and 2006 he held the Presidency of the International Law Association and acts as an Honorary Director of the International Institute of Space Law. Professor Böckstiegel studied Law at the German Universities of Heidelberg, Hamburg, Bonn and Cologne as well as abroad in Boston, Geneva, The Hague and Paris. He is the author of 12 books, editor for 35 books and published some 300 articles in the field of International Investment Law, International Contract Law, International Legal Procedure, International Arbitration, Aviation and Space Law.