Michael Martinek

Rok urodzenia



  • German


  • English
  • German


  • antimonopoly law
  • commercial agreements in general
  • company law
  • competition
  • distribution and franchise agreements
  • finance, banking
  • mergers and acquisitions (M&A)
  • transport

Professional certification

Legal Counsel


  • Humanistic Gymnasium – Commercial Apprenticeship in Transportation and Shipping – Extensive Studies of Law and Economics – Academic and Professorial Career in several countries – for details see: http://martinek.jura.uni-saarland.de/

Professional career

  • Master of Comp. Law (New York Univ.), Hon.-Prof. (Univ. Johannesburg);
  • Professor of Private and Commercial Law, Comparative Law and Private International Law at University of Saarland, Saarbruecken, Germany;
  • Director of the Institute of European law.

Arbitration experience

  • Experience from 14 arbitration tribunals: 8 international cases (2 ICC cases), 4 German cases, 1 South African case and 1 Swiss case.

Membership in organizations

  • Membership in all relevant professional organizations and associations (ca. 20).


  1. Author and editor of 25 books (monographies, handbooks etc., treatises etc.);
  2. Author of more than 200 articles and contributions in law journals, books etc., published mainly in Germany, but some also in South Africa, France, Romania, China, Japan, Korea, Poland.