Claudia Müller-Hoff

Claudia Müller-Hoff

Business and Human Rights

Claudia Müller-Hoff completed her legal education in Germany and specialized in international law in Warwick, England. After initially practicing as a lawyer on behalf of refugees and migrants in Germany, she worked on the protection of human rights defenders in Latin America. In 2009, she joined ECCHR and was the first coordinator for the Critical Legal Training. After a stay in Colombia where she worked at the human rights organization Colectivo de Abogados José Alvear Restrepo (2014-2015), she rejoined ECCHR in March 2016 where she works in the Business and Human Rights program.

Academic article

Eine Alternative zur Haftung nach dem Sorgfaltspflichtengesetz? – Zur Anwendung ausländischer Rechtsnormen in transnationalen Schadensersatzklagen gegen deutsche Unternehmen

Blog post

Don’t Stick to a Fossil Treaty – Pull the Plug on the Energy Charter Treaty

Blog post

Is the Auditing and Certification Industry Fit for Human Rights Due Diligence?

Policy paper

The human rights fitness of audits and certifiers (summary)

Blog post

Was the Brumadinho dam failure caused by a “normalisation of deviance”?

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