Dr. Tobias Ackermann
Dr. Tobias Ackermann
Associate, Public Procurement and International Trade Law

Tobias Ackermann advises German and international clients on international trade and public procurement law. He is admitted to the German Bar.

Languages: German, English



Tobias Ackermann studied law with a focus on international and European economic law at Ruhr University Bochum. After his first state exam, he was a research assistant at the Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict in Bochum and also worked at BLOMSTEIN. As a PhD student, he conducted research stays at the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law, University of Cambridge, and at the European University Institute, Florence/Fiesole. His dissertation deals with issues related to armed conflicts and inter-state investment treaties. Tobias Ackermann completed his legal traineeship (“Referendariat”) at the Higher Regional Court of Berlin with placements at the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, a major international law firm (litigation department), and the German Federal Chancellery.



  • Lecturer at the Hamburger Zollakademie “Zollfachkraft” (“Customs Specialist”) course on “Export Control Law” (since autumn 2022)

  • The Role of International Investment Law in the Context of the Russian War of Aggression against Ukraine, Conference of the Krickenbeck Circle of International Investment Law, 23 June 2023 (together with Sebastian Wuschka)

  • Der Ukraine-Konflikt und der Investitionsschutz: Die Rolle der Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit, IFHV Discussion on the War in Ukraine: Der Ukraine-Krieg als Herausforderung an das Völkerrecht, das Verfassungsrecht und das Verwaltungsrecht, Bochum, 15 November 2022