Christian Drews

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Christian Drews works as a research associate in the program area "Transformation of the state in the digital age ". His research focus within the project is the law of digitization, especially in the area of consumers law. He is also interested in European constitutional law and international law.

Professional Career

  • 04/2020 – today: Resarch Associate at the German Research Institute for Public Administration Speyer - Dark Pattern Detection Project (dapde)
  • 05/2019 – today: PhD Candidate, Unversiteit van Amsterdam
  • 04/2019 – 09/2019: Lecturer for European Law and European Integration, Federal University for Applied Administrativ Sciences, Brühl
  • 01/2018 – 02/2020: Attorney-at-law at an international commercial law firm
  • 08/2014 – 04/2015: Research Assistant, University of Münster


  • 08/2015 – 09/2017: Bar Qualification / Legal clerk at the Hamburg Court of Appeal; placments (inter alia) at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, Berlin and the German University of Administrative Sciences, Speyer
  • 10/2008 – 05/2014: Degree in law, University of Münster

Research Papers

  • "Dark Patterns - Phänomenologie und Antworten der Rechtsordnung", Martini/Drews/Seeliger/Weinzierl, ZfDR 2021, S. 47 - 74 (Open Access, German only)


E-Mail: drews[at]foev-speyer[dot]de