Björn Hessert


Björn Hessert



  • Autor

Employment History

  • Oct 2018 — Present
    Research Assistant, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Chair of Prof. Dr. Ulrich Haas
    • PhD candidate in the area of sports law
    • Researching and drafting journal articles
    • Teaching sports law to Master students


  • Sep 2019 — Present
    Certificate of Advanced Studies in International Sports Law, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
  • Apr 2015 — Mar 2018
    Second state examination, Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany
    • Admission to the German bar
  • Feb 2014 — Mar 2015
    Master of Laws, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Course specialization in Sports Law and Human Rights
  • Oct 2009 — Feb 2014
    First State Examination, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität. Freiburg i.Br., Germany


German: Native speaker
English: Highly proficient


  • Kündigung wegen eines Dopingvergehens, Doping 1/2017, pp. 28ff. (co-authored with Prof. Dr. Martin Schimke)
  • Straftatbestände gegen Wettkampfmanipulationen - ein gelungener Start, Causa Sport 3/2019, pp. 268-278