From the 26th to 30th of March 2018, a five-day training course on judicial methodology in Contract Law was held at the National Judges College in Beijing. 140 Chinese judges mostly from Intermediate and Higher Courts throughout China participated. The course was taught by Mrs. Heike Hummelmeier, presiding judge at the Regional Court of Hamburg (Germany). The course introduced the participants to the German methodology of the application of law and showed the proper application of the techniques on model cases taken from the legal practice. The courses on judicial methodology aim to foster a consistent application of the law by the judiciary and thereby improving both the efficiency of Chinese courts and legal certainty for the citizens.