Samuel Loibl

Research Assistant

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Samuel Loibl joined the Institute for European Tort Law as a Student Assistant in February 2021 and began working as a Research Assistant in September 2021. Since January 2023, he has been employed as a University Assistant at the Centre of European Private Law of the University of Graz.

He graduated with a Master of Laws (LLM) and a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) – both with honours – from the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU Vienna). In the course of his studies, he was awarded a merit-based scholarship from the WU Vienna on four occasions and was mentioned in the WU Rector’s List 2018/19 (outstanding academic performance). He was ranked third in the university’s student ranking in April 2021 and was part of the WU Top League and the WU Center of Excellence.

In 2020, he participated in the Private Law Moot Court Competition (‘Franz von Zeiller Moot Court’), and the case dealt with was further elaborated on in his Master thesis (‘Die zivilrechtliche Haftung für unrichtige Angaben in Druckwerken’ [Civil liability for incorrect information in print media]).

Samuel Loibl concluded a number of internships in several law firms and legal departments in Vienna and abroad and worked as a Junior Researcher at the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law before joining ETL. Currently he is a student of the Doctoral programme in Business Law at WU Vienna.