On 1 March 2011, Univ.-Prof. DDr. Peter Lewisch, Senior Attorney at renowned law firm CHSH, was appointed Professor of Criminal Law and Criminal Procedural Law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Vienna.
He fills the vacant chair of criminal law at the Institute of Criminal Law and Criminology, which focuses on white collar crime and criminal procedural law.
At CHSH, Peter Lewisch advises clients with respect to criminal law, constitutional law, EU law, and public commercial law (regulatory matters and competition law, in particular). Peter Lewisch is the author of 10 books and numerous articles and essays on all of the subjects in which he specialises as a practicing attorney.
In addition to his academic activities, Peter Lewisch will continue to work as an attorney at CHSH.