Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Program on Energy and Sustainable Development Stanford University


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Siegfried Fina, JD, J.S.D  
Distinguished Austrian Chair Professor (2010); Visiting Professor, Stanford Law School and Co-Director, Stanford-Vienna Transatlantic Technology Law Forum; Europe Center Research Affiliate; Associate Professor of Law, University of Vienna, Austria (former)

Stanford Law School
Transatlantic Technology Law Forum
559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA 94305-8610
(650) 723-8532 (voice)

Research Interests
European and international business and technology law, legal aspects of EU-U.S. trade, economic governance issues and the transatlantic marketplace

Siegfried Fina is co-director of the Stanford-Vienna Transatlantic Technology Law Forum (a joint venture of Stanford Law School and the University of Vienna School of Law) and an associate professor of European Union Law and Technology Law at the University of Vienna School of Law in Austria. His work focuses on the business-related and the technology-related law and policy of the European Union as well as on the legal aspects of the EU-U.S. trade and the economic governance issues of the transatlantic marketplace.

Until 2002, Fina was an associate professor of law at the Vienna University of Technology. He also is an adjunct associate professor of law at Danube University Krems in Austria. He is a member of the board of directors of the International Federation for European Law (FIDE) and a member of the European Union Studies Association of the U.S. and Austria. Fina received a JD and JSD from the University of Vienna School of Law. In addition, he received a Diploma in Business Administration from the Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, a Diploma in Political Science from the University of Vienna Department of Government and Political Science, and a post-graduate Diploma in International Studies from the University of Vienna.