- Private International Law
- International Commercial Arbitration
- Comparative Law
- Contract Law
- IT Law
Tobias holds degrees from the Universities of Cologne (LLM), Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (Maîtrise en droit), and Oxford (MJur) as well as a German State Exam. In 2015, he won the Law Faculty's Clifford Chance Prize (Proxime Accessit) and the Diploma of the Hague Academy of International Law. He has published on questions of Contract Law, Comparative Law, Private International Law, and International Commercial Arbitration and is one of the authors of the 14th edition of Soergel, Bürgerliches Gesetzbuch (Volume 13, CISG, Kohlhammer 2017). In Oxford, he is currently working on his MPhil thesis on 'The Internet in the Private International Law of the EU'.
Tobias teaches Private International Law at St Catherine's College.
He is the General Editor of the Oxford University Commonwealth Law Journal.