Dr. Jan Caba, LL.M.


Jan Caba was admitted to the bar in 2010 and joined our team in January 2020.

Jan Caba studied law at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in Munich. In addition, he obtained the “Licence en droit” and the “Maîtrise en droit” at the Université Paris II (Panthéon-Assas) in France as well as the Master of Laws (LL.M.) at the London School of Economics and Political Science in the UK.

During his traineeship at the higher regional court of Munich, he worked, amongst others, for a criminal law firm in Munich, in the corporate practice of an international commercial law firm in Munich and for the German Embassy in Addis Ababa.

After his admission to the bar in 2010, Jan Caba worked as an attorney for the dispute resolution practice of an international commercial law firm in Munich and Istanbul. While his main focus was on civil litigation, he also dealt with matters pertaining to criminal law.

Thereafter, Jan Caba wrote his doctoral thesis under the supervision of Professor Ulrich Sieber at the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law in Freiburg. His thesis examines and compares the penalization of interferences with criminal proceedings (“obstruction of justice“) in the United States, Germany and at the international criminal courts and tribunals. The thesis was awarded “summa cum laude” and selected by the Körber foundation as one of the ten best and most relevant dissertations of the year in the field of humanities and cultural studies.

Jan Caba speaks German, English and French.