L. F. L. Oppenheim

  • lassa francis lawrence oppenheim
    born(1858-03-30)march 30, 1858
    windecken, electorate of hesse, german confederation
    diedoctober 19, 1919(1919-10-19) (aged 61)
    cambridge, england, united kingdom
    nationalitygerman
    citizenshipunited kingdom of great britain and ireland from 1900 until death
    employeruniversity of cambridge
    known forwork in public international law
    titlewhewell professor of international law
    spouse(s)
    elizabeth alexander (m. 1902⁠–⁠1919)

    lassa francis lawrence oppenheim (march 30, 1858 – october 7, 1919) was a renowned german jurist. he is regarded by many as the father of the modern discipline of international law, especially the hard legal positivist school of thought. he inspired joseph raz and prosper weil.

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Lassa Francis Lawrence Oppenheim
Born(1858-03-30)March 30, 1858
DiedOctober 19, 1919(1919-10-19) (aged 61)
NationalityGerman
CitizenshipUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 1900 until death
EmployerUniversity of Cambridge
Known forWork in public international law
TitleWhewell Professor of International Law
Spouse(s)
Elizabeth Alexander (m. 1902⁠–⁠1919)

Lassa Francis Lawrence Oppenheim (March 30, 1858 – October 7, 1919) was a renowned German jurist. He is regarded by many as the father of the modern discipline of international law, especially the hard legal positivist school of thought. He inspired Joseph Raz and Prosper Weil.