Prof Dr Christiaan Schwarz (C.A.)
- Corporate Law
- The law of foundations and associations
Professional career history
Prof.dr.C.A. Schwarz (1954) studied notarial law at the University of Leiden (1978), and civil law at the Free University of Amsterdam (1984).
After his studies, he worked as an advisor for a law firm in Rotterdam, and also as a researcher in the field of the voluntary organizations at the Free University of Amsterdam.
In this period he also wrote his dissertation, titled "Blokkering van aandelen" (The limited transferability of shares). He defended this dissertation at the University of Leiden in 1986.
In 1987 he was appointed as a professor of commercial- and tradelaw at the University of Maastricht and was elected as Dean of the Faculty in 1994.
He publishes in various fields and works as an advisor for several law-firms and (stock-quoted) companies.