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Full Name Eric Hilgendorf
Date of Birth December 3, 1960
Age 63 years, 3 months, 13 days
Profession Jurist
Birth City Stuttgart
Country Germany
Horoscope Sagittarius

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Eric Hilgendorf Biography

Eric Hilgendorf is one of the most popular and richest Jurist who was born on December 3, 1960 in Stuttgart, Germany. Eric Andreas Hilgendorf (born 3 December 1960 in Stuttgart) is an German lawyer and professor. He is also a a legal philosopher. He is currently a professor as a professor at the University of Wurzburg, serving as Director in the Department of Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Legal Theory as well as Information and Computer Science Law. Hilgendorf is among Germany’s most influential researchers in the area of criminal law with a particular concentration on IT law, artificial law and intelligence.

In the year 2010, Hilgendorf established Hilgendorf founded the “Forschungsstelle Robotrecht”, a recognized research center that addresses legal issues relating with autonomous technology in the field of industrial processes, transportation and personal life. Concerning autonomous cars it is a matter of the liability of civil as well as criminal, the protection of privacy and registration for roads. Since 2013, he’s been in charge of the pan-European law research group for AdaptIVe which is a research project that studies autonomous vehicles’ development. In 2016 Hilgendorf was appointed as a member of the Federal Minister for Transport and Digital Infrastructure Alexander Dobrindt to sit on the German government’s Ethics Commission on Autonomous Driving.. In 2019, Hilgendorf has been Co-Director of the newly established Bavarian Research Institute for Digital Transformation (BIDT) located in Munich. In addition, he is a member of the European High Level Expert Group on Artificial Intelligence.

In 2013, Hilgendorf was appointed visiting professor at the Law Faculty of the Peking University. He was given the title of honorary professor. Since 2018, he is member of the “Global Faculty” of Peking University Law School. In the same year. he received an honorary professorship from Renmin University Law School. In 2014, he was a guest professor at Hebrew University, Jerusalem.

Among other distinctions, Hilgendorf is a member of the Association of Criminal Law Teachers and the European Society for Analytic Philosophy, a correspondent of the Hans Kelsen Society in Vienna, and a member of the Scientific Advisory Committee of the Giordano Bruno Foundation. He has been called upon several times to give counsel to the German Parliament and Federal government on matters of criminal law, medical law, and Internet crime. Since 2014, Hilgendorf has been serving as co-editor of the renowned JuristenZeitung.

Hilgendorf’s primary areas of focus include medical law, computer as well as Internet criminal law in addition to law and technology as well as comparative law. He also participates in the field of legal foundations, which includes work in the fields of legal philosophy, legal theory bioethics and history of legal thinking as well as the historical development of criminal law and human rights. He is a member of the Pioneers of E-Learning in Jurisprudence . He also between 2005 and 2009, was an active member of the Commission on Virtual Higher Education in Bavaria.

NameEric Hilgendorf
First NameEric
Last NameHilgendorf
OccupationJurist
BirthdayDecember 3
Birth Year1960
Place of Birth
Home TownStuttgart
Birth CountryGermany
Birth SignSagittarius
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Eric Hilgendorf Net Worth

Eric Hilgendorf is one of the richest Jurist from Germany. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Eric Hilgendorf's net worth $3-5 Million.* (Last Update: February 3, 2024)

After finishing the high school of Ansbach in the year 1980, Hilgendorf was accepted into his first year at the University of Tubingen where he took classes in philosophy Modern history, religion studies as well as law. He graduated with a BA/MA with a focus on philosophy and history , culminating in the completion of his master’s thesis focused on “History of the Parliamentary Freedom of Speech in Germany.” Following that, he completed the PhD research in Philosophy in the year 1990, with research of “Argumentation in Jurisprudence,” and was granted the second PhD in the area of Law with his dissertation titled “Criminal Production Liability in the Society of Risk.” In 1997, he completed his dissertation on habilitation with focus on criminal law, criminal procedure and legal philosophy, with his work “On the Distinction of Factual Statements and Value Judgments in Criminal Law.”

After receiving his degree, Hilgendorf taught as an associate instructor of the field of criminal law at University of Konstanz from 1997 until 2001, and was as the Dean of the University from 1999 to 2001. Since 2001, he taught at the Julius Maxilian University of Wurzburg. He was appointed the position of Chair in the Department of Criminal Law, Criminal Justice, Legal Theory, Information and Computer Science Law. He was Dean of the Law Faculty from October 2010 until September 2012.

Net Worth (2024)$5 Million*
Net Worth in 2023$3 Million*
SalaryUnder Review
Source of IncomeJurist
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HouseLiving in own house.
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Professor Hilgendorf has also been a spokesman for Würzburg’s Center for Foundational Legal-Academic Research. He heads the University of Würzburg’s project “Global Systems and Intercultural Competence” (GSIK), which focuses on teaching students of all faculties how to recognize, analyze, and solve intercultural conflicts. Under this program are a number of projects focusing on international comparative law. He was one of the organizers of an international team of researchers at the Center for Interdisciplinary Research (ZIF) in Bielefeld, Germany.

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Eric Ranked on the list of most popular Jurist. Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in Germany. Eric Hilgendorf celebrates birthday on December 3 of every year.

Key Events

  1. Eric Andreas Hilgendorf (born 3 December 1960 in Stuttgart) is a German professor of law and legal philosopher. He holds the Chair in Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Legal Theory, and Information and Computer Science Law at the University of Würzburg..

  2. After graduating from high school in Ansbach in 1980, Hilgendorf entered the University of Tübingen, where he studied a range of subjects including philosophy, modern history, religious studies, and law. He was awarded his BA/MA degree with concentrations in philosophy and history upon submission of his master's thesis entitled the History of the Parliamentary Freedom of Speech in Germany. In 1990 he completed his PhD in Philosophy with submission of the study Argumentation in Jurisprudence, and was awarded his second PhD, in the field of Law, for his thesis entitled Criminal Production Liability in the Society of Risk. In 1997 he completed the dissertation for his habilitation On the Distinction of Factual Statements and Value Judgments in Criminal Law, which focused on criminal law, criminal procedure, and legal philosophy..

  3. Following his habilitation, Hilgendorf was appointed and served as professor of criminal law at the University of Constance from 1997 to 2001, serving there as Dean from 1999 to 2001. Since 2001 he has taught at the Julius-Maximilian University of Würzburg, where he holds the Chair in Criminal Law, Criminal Justice, Legal Theory, Information and Computer Science Law. He served as Dean of the Würzburg Law Faculty from October 2010 to September 2012..

  4. He is regarded as a pioneer in the field of e-learning in law and from 2005 to 2009 was a member of the Commission on Virtual Higher Education in Bavaria. .

  5. In 2010, together with Professor Genlin Liang of the Peking University, he founded the Chinese-German Federation of Criminal Law Professors (CDSV), whose goal is to promote academic exchange between the two countries..

  6. In 2010, Hilgendorf founded the Forschungsstelle Robotrecht, a well-known research centre addressing legal issues related to autonomous systems in industrial processes, transport and private life..

  7. In 2013, Hilgendorf was invited as visiting professor at the Law Faculty of the Peking University..

  8. From 2013 to 2017, he was head of the pan-European legal research group of AdaptIVe, an EU-funded research project on the development of autonomous vehicles..

  9. Since 2014, Hilgendorf has served as co-editor of the renowned JuristenZeitung. .

  10. In 2014, he was a guest professor at Hebrew University, Jerusalem. .

  11. In 2016, he was appointed by Federal Minister of Transport and Digital Infrastructure Alexander Dobrindt to serve on the German government's Ethics Commission on Autonomous Driving..

  12. Since 2018, he is member of the "Global Faculty" of Peking University Law School..

  13. Since 2019, Hilgendorf has been co-director of the newly founded Bavarian Research Institute for Digital Transformation (BIDT) situated in Munich..