Dr. Bernd Rosskothen, LL.M.

Civil law and commercial law
Competition law
Intellectual property law
Real estate law
Food law

German and English

„The art of practising law consists of keeping within in it,
even in highly complex matters.“

Dr Bernd Rosskothen is a regular lecturer on the topics of
antitrust law, food law, warranty law, liability law and tort law.

Curriculum vitae
  • Born 1969
  • Lawyer since 1999
  • European lawyer in Munich since 2009
  • Lecturer on food law at the Upper Austria University of Applied Sciences since 2014
  • Member of the International League for Competition Law (LIDC)
  • Permanent representative of a protection association for combating unfair competition
  • Member of a network for lawyers specialising in food law


2004 – 2008 Master of Law (LL.M) 2008
Master’s thesis: Implementing the UCP Directive in Austria,
ISBN-13: 978-3-639-87888-2
Qualification: Acad. European Legal Expert 2004
Dissertation: Leasing von Bauwerken auf fremdem Grund
1997 Qualification: Dr. jur.
1993 Universities of Vienna and Salzburg
Honolulu University
Qualification: Mag. jur.
Dissertation: Banks’ duty of disclosure towards guarantors
1992 Oxford University, Legal English
Professional experience
1990 – 1998 Dres Berger & Aichlreiter, Dres. Haslauer & Eberl, Dr. Brandauer
Legal internship at District Court and Regional Court of Salzburg 1993/94