Justus von Daniels is Head of CORRECTIV.Lokal, a network for collaborative local journalism. In 2015 he joined CORRECTIV as an investigative reporter focusing on trade policy, justice or funding of political parties. Before, he had worked for the German weekly Die Zeit and the Berlin based newspaper Tagesspiegel.
Justus holds a PhD in law and is a trained lawyer. From 2010 to 2012 he was a postdoctoral student at universities in New York and Princeton. For CORRECTIV.Lokal he currently leads a German-wide crowdsourced investigation about the housing market with several media partners.