Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - DynamInt

Lennart Gau



















Research Project:


Tensions between the EU State aid regime and the EU competence system





Legal studies at Heidelberg University and Uppsala University from 2012-2018, emphasis on “European Law and Economic Law”. Scholarship of German Academic Foundation (2013-2018). Participation in “National Model United Nations” in New York City (April 2014) and in the European Law Moot Court in the team of Uppsala University (2014/15).


Research assistant in the Berlin-based law firm BLOMSTEIN with emphasis on competition and trade law from January to September 2019. PhD student at Humboldt University of Berlin supervised by Prof. Dr. Matthias Ruffert since April 2019 and graduate fellow of the DFG Graduate School “Dynamic Integration” at Humboldt University of Berlin since October 2019.


Research Interests


  • EU Constituional Law
  • Competition Law
  • EU State Aid Law




  •  "Im Interesse der Union? Drittstaatliche Subventionen und ihre positiven Auswirkungen", in: Heger/Gourdet (Hrsg.), Fairen Wettbewerb in der Europäischen Union sichern, Nomos 2022, S. 39 ff. (with Frederik Gutmann).