Ralf Michaels


  • Non-State Law in the Hague Principles on Choice of Law in International Contracts, Festschrift (forthcoming)
  • On Liberalism and Legal Pluralism, in Transnational Law: Rethinking Law and Legal Thinking (Maduro, Tuori, Sankari eds, Cambridge University Press, forthcoming)
  • Was ist Recht jenseits des Staates? Eine Einführung [What is Law Beyond the State? An Introduction], in Transnationalisierung des Rechts (Gralf-Peter Calliess ed., forthcoming)


  • Liber Amicorum Klaus Schurig (Sellier 2012) (editor with Dennis Solomon)
  • Beyond the State: Rethinking Private Law (editor with Nils Jansen, Mohr/Siebeck 2008)
  • Conflict of Laws in a Globalized World (editor with Eckart Gottschalk, Giesela Rühl, & Jan von Hein, Cambridge University Press, 2007) (A tribute to Arthur von Mehren)
  • Sachzuordnung durch Kaufvertrag. Konsensprinzip, Traditionsprinzip, ius ad rem in Geschichte, Theorie und geltendem Recht. [Assigning Ownership through Contracts of Sales. Consent, Delivery, ius ad rem in History, Theory, and Current Law] (Duncker & Humblot, 2002).

Issues Edited

Articles and Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

  • George W. Schröder (Op-ed), Der Tagesspiegel, September 22, 2005

Book Reviews

  • ReviewingYearbook of Private International Law, Volume I-1999 (Petar Šarèeviæ & Paul Volken eds., 1999), 48 Netherlands International Law Review 108 (2001).