Dr Matthias Orthwein, LL.M. (Boston) > SKW Schwarz > Munich, Germany > Lawyer Profile

SKW Schwarz
WITTELSBACHERPLATZ 1
80333 MÜNCHEN
Germany

Work Department

Automotive & Mobility, IT & Digital Business, Cloud Computing, Data Protection, IT contracts, IT security, IT transactions

Position

Partner
Rechtsanwalt

Career

Dr. Orthwein advises his clients in all areas of IT law, particularly in software contract law, IT outsourcing, and other IT projects. He is an experienced expert on national and international data protection issues and regularly holds lectures and seminars on these topics.

Languages

German
English
French

Memberships

Dr. Matthias Orthwein is member of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Recht und Informatik e.V. (DGRI), International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), International Bar Association (IBA), Technology Law Committee, Deutscher Outsourcing Verband e.V., IHK-Arbeitskreis „Digitalisierung und IKT“ der IHK für München und Oberbayern and the German-American Lawyers’ Association (DAJV).

Education

  • Since 2017 head of the IT&Digital Business department at SKW Schwarz
  • Since 2014 lecturer for IT and data protection law at the Rosenheim University of Applied Sciences
  • Since 2011 Partner at SKW Schwarz Rechtsanwälte
  • 2003-2011 Lawyer with an international law firm, Düsseldorf and Munich
  • 2003 Doctorate at the Westphalian Wilhelms University, Münster
  • 2000 Masters of Law (LL.M.) in American Law, Boston University (USA)
  • 1999-2000 Boston University, School of Law, Boston (USA)
  • 1996-1998 Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-University, Bonn
  • 1995-1996 Université de Poitiers, Poitiers (France)
  • 1993-1995  Saarland University, Saarbrücken