Board of Trustees

President

  • Dr. Jörg Freiherr Frank von Fürstenwerth, Management Board Chairman of GDV (German Insurance Association)

Vice Presidents

  • Christian Lange, Member of the German Bundestag, Parliamentary State Secretary, Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection
  • Ramona Pisal, President of the Potsdam Regional Court, German Women Lawyers Association

Further members of the Board of Trustees

  • Richard Bock, Justizrat, former notary, chief representative for international affairs at the Federal Chanber of Notaries
  • Peter Boehringer, MdB, President of the German Bundestag Budget Committee
  • Dr. Daniela Brückner, State Secretary for Justice, Senate Department for Justice, Consumer Protection and Anti-Discrimination
  • Gabriele Cirener, Presiding Judge at the Federal Court of Justice
  • Dr. Ingolf Dietrich, Ministerialdirigent (Assistant Secretary), Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development
  • Claudia Dörr-Voss, State Secretary, Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy
  • Dr. Christophe Eick, Ministerialdirektor (Director-General), Federal Foreign Office
  • Thomas Fischer, Head of the Department for Political Strategy and Planning, Federal Executive Board of the German Trade Union Confederation, BGW
  • Philipp Fernis, Secretary of State, Ministry of Justice for Rhineland-Palatinate
  • Birgit Gärtner, Secretary of State, Ministry of Justice for Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
  • Dr. Birgit Grundmann, lawyer, former State Secretary
  • Edith Kindermann, lawyer and notary, President of the German Bar Association e.V.
  • Christiane Knoop, Chairman of the Association of German Judges for Administrative Law
  • Dr. Christiane Leiwesmeyer, Secretary of State, Ministry of Justice for Brandenburg
  • Joachim Lüblinghoff, presiding judge at the Hamm Higher Regional Court, co-chairman of the German Association of Judges
  • Dr. Ruth Möller, former Ministerialdirigentin (Assistant Secretary)
  • Prof. Dr. Ralf Poscher, Director of Max Planck Institute for the Study of Crime, Security and Law, Department of Public Law
  • Dr. Angela Reitmaier, Member of the Board, Transparency International Deutschland e. V.
  • Eva Schmierer, Director-General at the Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection
  • Dr. Oliver Vossius, notary, former President of the German Notaries' Association
  • Prof. Dr. Stephan Wernicke, Chief Counsel and Director of Legal Affairs, Association of German Chambers of Industry and Commerce, DIHK
  • Dr. Ulrich Wessels, lawyer, President of the German Federal Bar
  • N.N., MdB, President of the German Bundestag Committee on Legal Affairs and Consumer Protection

The Board

  • Dr. Frauke Bachler, General Director
  • Dr. Stefan Hülshörster, Director

Members of IRZ

  • Gökay Akbulut, Member of the German Bundestag, DIE LINKE
  • Bayer AG
  • Professor Dr. Wilfried Bernhardt, former State Secretary
  • Annette Böringer, Federal Public Prosecutor, Federal Court of Justice
  • Professor Dr. Michael Bohlander, Durham Law School, United Kingdom
  • Bund Deutscher Rechtspfleger e.V.
  • Bund Deutscher Verwaltungsrichter und Verwaltungsrichterinnen (Association of German Judges for Administrative Law)
  • Bundesnotarkammer (Federal Chamber of Notaries)
  • Bundesrechtsanwaltskammer (German Federal Bar)
  • Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie e.V. (Federation of German Industries)
  • Bundesverband deutscher Banken e.V. (Association of German Banks)
  • Deutscher Anwaltverein e.V. (German Bar Association)
  • Deutscher Genossenschafts- und Raiffeisenverband e.V. (German Cooperative and Raiffeisen Confederation - reg. assoc.)
  • Deutscher Industrie- und Handelskammertag e.V. (Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry)
  • Deutsche Institution für Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit e.V. DIS (German Institution of Arbitration)
  • Deutscher Juristinnenbund e.V. (German Women Lawyers Association)
  • Deutscher Notarverein e.V. (German Notaries' Association)
  • Deutscher Richterbund e.V. (German Association of Judges)
  • Lujo Fadé, former Ministerialdirigent (Assistant Secretary)
  • Rainer Funke, lawyer, former Parliamentary State Secretary
  • Gesamtverband der Deutschen Versicherungswirtschaft e.V. GDV (German Insurance Association)
  • Dr. Birgit Grundmann, lawyer, former State Secretary
  • Veronika Keller-Engels, Senior Public Prosecutor at the Federal Court of Justice
  • Katja Keul, Member of the German Bundestag, BÜNDNIS 90 / DIE GRÜNEN
  • Dr. Birgit Malsack-Winkemann, Member of the German Bundestag, AfD
  • Markenverband e.V. (German Brands Association)
  • Dirk Mirow, Ministerialdirigent (Assistant Secretary), Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection
  • Dr. Anke Morsch, President of the Finance Court of Saarland
  • Notarkammer Koblenz (Chamber of Notaries of Koblenz)
  • Eastern Europe Business Association of Germany e.V.
  • Dr. Irene Pakuscher, Undersecretary, Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection
  • Patentanwaltskammer München (Chamber of Patent Attorneys of Munich)
  • Dr. Wolfgang Schmitt-Wellbrock, Ministerialdirektor a.D. (former Director-General)
  • Professor Dr. Dr. h.c. Friedrich-Christian Schroeder, University of Regensburg
  • Dr. Dr. h.c. Peter Spary, Managing Director, Verein zur Förderung der Wettbewerbswirtschaft e.V.
  • Alexander Straßmeir, President of Berlin’s State Office for Refugee Affairs
  • Stephan Thomae, Member of the German Bundestag, FDP
  • Markus Uhl, MdB, CDU/CSU-Bundestagsfraktion
  • Benedikt Welfens, Senior Public Prosecutor, Public Prosecutor´s Office Potsdam
  • Dirk Wiese, Member of the German Bundestag, SPD
  • Professor Dr. Stefan Zimmermann, former notary, Honorary President of German Notaries' Association e.V.
  • Brigitte Zypries, former Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy