Franz Schlegelberger

German judge and politician (1876-1970)

Louis Rudolph Franz Schlegelberger (23 October 1876 in Königsberg – 14 December 1970 in Flensburg) was a German politician and judge. In the time of the Third Reich, he was a minister of justice. He was an accused of the Judges' Trial in Nuremberg.

From left: Roland Freisler, Franz Schlegelberger, Otto Thierack uand Curt Rothenberger, August 26, 1942