Jens Hillebrand Pohl is a lawyer specialized in the law and practice of foreign investment control. He currently works as Course Director at the Academy of European Law, Trier, Germany. He is also PhD Fellow at the Institute of Globalization and International Regulation (IGIR) and Adjunct Lecturer in International Economic Law at Maastricht University, the Netherlands. He holds an LL.M. from Harvard Law School and is a doctoral candidate at Maastricht University under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Peter Van den Bossche. He is an English and Irish solicitor and a member of the New York Bar. His nationality is Swedish.