The Institute for Law and Finance celebrates 20 years of excellence!

10 June 2022
Campus Westend, Casino Festsaal

The Institute for Law and Finance of Goethe University celebrates its 20th anniversary this year with interesting guest lectures on current financial and legal topics. We cordially invite our alumni, students, lecturers, sponsors and friends to attend the academic celebration and the subsequent dinner at Gesellschaftshaus Palmengarten on 10th June 2022 – a perfect opportunity to reconnect with old friends, classmates, lecturers, acquaintances and to participate in the ultimate reunion experience with memories that will last a lifetime!

News article & photos from the Academic Celebration


Rewatch the Event on 10th June 2022:

Academic Celebration
Venue: Goethe-University, Campus Westend, Festsaal -Casino Building

15:00 Prof. Dr. Andreas Cahn, Executive Director, Institute for Law and Finance

15:15 Prof. Dr. Bernhard Brüne, Vice President, Goethe University 

15:30 Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Thomas Vesting, Dean of the Law Faculty 

15:45 Christine Lagarde, President, European Central Bank (video message)

16:00 Bettina Stark-Watzinger, Federal Minister of Education and Research (video message)


16:15 Prof. Dr. Stefan Simon, CAO, Member of the Management Board of Deutsche Bank AG „The EU AML Package: Strengthening the Global Fight against Financial Crime“

17:00 Prof. Dr. Philipp Paech, London School of Economics „Policy, Law and Regulation – Getting Ready for the Age of DeFi“

17:45 Prof. Volker Wieland, Ph.D., Endowed Chair of Monetary Economics, Goethe University „Monetary and Financial Stability in Times of Inflation and Russia-Ukraine War“

Dinner Celebration

(please note that the dinner celebration is a closed event subject to personal invitation and registration only)

19:30: Dinner celebrating the 20th anniversary of the ILF at the “Gesellschaftshaus Palmengarten”



Registration closed

Friday, 10 June 2022

15:00-18:30 CET

Campus Westend
Festsaal-Casino Building

Nina-Rubinstein-Weg 1

D-60323 Frankfurt am Main


Tel.: +49 69 798 33753