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Mag. Dr. LL.M. Brigitta LURGER Professorin für Zivilrecht, Rechtsvergleichung, Internationales Privatrecht, Unternehmensrecht und Europarecht sowie stv. Leiterin, Institut für Zivilrecht, Ausländisches und Internationales Privatrecht, Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz


1985-1992 Student at Law School and of English and French, University of Graz
1992 Ph.D. in Law, University of Graz
1993-1994 LL.M. Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
1995 Diploma of International Law, Hague Academy of International Law, The Hague, Netherlands
1995-1998 Researcher at the Max-Planck-Institute for Foreign Private Law and Private International Law, Hamburg, Germany
2000-2004 Full Professor of Law, Head of the Institute of Comparative and Private International Law, University of Salzburg
since 2004 Full Professor of Law, Deputy Head of Institute of Civil Law, Foreign and Private International Law, University of Graz


Member of the Young Section (Junge Kurie) of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, 2008
Member of the Study Group on a European Civil Code, 2001-2009


Grundfragen der Vereinheitlichung des Vertragsrechts in der Europaischen Union (Basic Questions of the Unification of Contract Law in the EU), 600 pages, 2002
Osterreichisches und Europaisches Konsumentenschutzrecht (Austrian and European Consumer Law), co-author Susanne Augenhofer, 337 pages, 2005/2008
Acquisition and Loss of Ownership of Goods. Principles of European Law, co-author Wolfgang Faber, 1658 pages, 2011


Joseph H. Beale Prize, Harvard Law School, 1994
APART scholarship of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, 1995-1998