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recommendation letters


In general, it's possible to receive a recommendation letter. Please read the following instructions and requirements:

Please submit your request for a recommendation letter at least six weeks ahead of the deadline, on which the letter has to be submitted.

When asking for a recommendation letter please include the following information:

  • the position for which you wish to apply (internship, master's degree, doctoral position, etc.), as well as further information about the program to which you are applying that makes your application fit the program.  For LLM applications, be specific as to whether the LLM is a general one or is specific to a certain area of work (specify that area) and whether the program is intended for international students
  • the complete address as well as the name of the respective person, to whom this letter should be submitted
  • the deadline by which you need the letter
  • if you will collect the letter at the office or if it has to be sent.

Please also add a current CV as well as any other documents that might be helpful for the evaluation.

Please send your request to us-recht(at)

Unfortunately incomplete requests cannot be processed!