Prof. Dr. Christoph Schreiber

Chairholder Department of Family Business Law


Alfred-Herrhausen-Str. 48
58448 Witten
Phone: +49 2302 926 559

Since June 1, 2019, Prof. Dr. Christoph Schreiber holder of the WIFU endowed chair for family business law. From 2000 to 2005 he studied law at the Christian-Albrechts-Universität in Kiel. After the first state examination in law, he worked as a research assistant at the local institute for economic and tax law and received his doctorate in 2007 from the law faculty of the Westphalian Wilhelms University in Münster. The second state examination in law was completed by Prof. Dr. Schreiber in Hamburg in 2009 and continued his research at the Institute for Business and Tax Law in Kiel. From 2014 to 2019 he was academic advisor at the chair for tax law at the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg. His habilitation took place in February 2017 (venia legendi: civil law, tax law, commercial and company law, civil procedural law). In the winter semester 2017/2018 he took over the representation of the chair for law in family businesses at the Witten/Herdecke University.

Focus of work, research and interests:

  • Corporate law
  • Tax law, especially corporate tax law
  • Civil law
  • Civil procedural law

Publications of Christoph Schreiber

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