Jan is a specialist lawyer in the field of information technology law. He specialises in IT contract law, data protection law, software licencing, e-commerce, and gambling laws.
Among other things, he heads up the external advisory team for a variety of projects concerning the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), providing advice to national and international clients. Moreover, Jan assists foreign companies from the software and online-entertainment industry in dealing with the challenges of the German market in terms of regulatory requirements, contract law, and matters relating to IP law.
|Since 2019||Salary Partner, Taylor Wessing|
|2017 – 2019||Senior Associate, Taylor Wessing|
|2014 – 2016||Associate, Taylor Wessing|
|2012 – 2013||Independent lawyer|
|2011 – 2012||Research assistant, Taylor Wessing|
|2013||LL.M., La Trobe University, Australia|
|2012||Admitted as a lawyer, Hamburg|
|2011||Doctoral degree on procedural issues regarding the right to inspection|
|2011||Second state examination, Hamburg|
|2009 – 2011||Legal clerkship, Hamburg, leading international law firm in the field of patents, Cape Town|
|2008||First state examination, Hamm|
|2008||Legal studies, Münster|
|2005||Legal studies, Freiburg|
AI, data protection and data ownership, PlugIn – Wir denken das Recht der digitalen Zukunft, edition #17, January 2019