Marco Jung, LL.M.


Rechtsanwalt (lawyer), speaker

Studied law in Mainz. Masters program at Columbia University in New York. Worked for an entertainment law firm in Berlin and in-house for a large European producer of live entertainment in Hamburg. Joined Lausen Rechtsanwälte in 2014 and focuses in entertainment, media and copyright law for the musical theatre, event, film and TV industry. Regular guest lecturer at Columbia Law School and Columbia University School of the Arts, teaching International Theatre Law and Theatrical Producing. In 2019, Mr. Jung was elected Vice Chair of the German Musical Theatre Academy, the trade association for the musical theatre industry in the German-speaking countries. In 2023, he was named a “Rising Star” by the world’s leading legal referral publication, The Legal 500.







Twitter, Facebook and the Rule of Law – How Justified are Fears of Censorship in Germany and the United States?

19. January 2021

After outgoing President Donald Trump has been banned from numerous social networks, especially his favorite megaphone Twitter, many are wondering if the same could happen to them. German Chancellor Angela Merkel finds the permanent blocking problematic. The far right cries out that private companies would now be allowed to abolish free speech. But how justified… read more