Ms Jūlija Terjuhana > Sorainen > Riga, Latvia > Lawyer Profile

Sorainen
KR. VALDEMARA 21
LV-1010 Riga
Latvia

Work Department

Data Protection, Intellectual Property

Position

Associate

Career

As an associate and certified data protection officer, Jūlija Terjuhana mainly specializes in legal issues in information technology, data protection, and intellectual property rights as well as helping university students and prospective data protection officers learn about personal data protection.

Industry insight. In addition to a master’s degree with a specialisation in IT law, Jūlija has acquired both legal knowledge and hands-on skills in information technology and actively follow technology trends by attending regional and international conferences. In short, she has a comprehensive knowledge of personal data protection and information security. Moreover, membership in the Latvian Association of Certified Data Protection Officers enables her to stay tuned about the latest news in data protection.

Where law meets technology. The IT law study programme covered practical aspects of law and information technology, including the basics of programming, software development management and cybersecurity. Before joining Sorainen, Jūlija advised electronic communications companies, the media and digital content providers, working to ensure clients’ compliance with the new data protection requirements.Jūlija’  skills and experience equip her to be a knowledgeable advisor on legal issues in the digital environment.

Mission. Information technologies are a vast and fast-growing industry around the world, and the Baltic region tends to be one of the European leaders in this area. Jūlija’ goal is to help clients to develop their products and services in line with regulatory requirements. As digital technologies continue to evolve faster than ever, she believes that for lawyers working in the field, this will be an adventure of a lifetime.

Languages

Latvian, English, Russian

Memberships

Latvian Certified Personal Data Protection Officers Association

Education

  • University of Tartu (MA in Information Technology Law)
  • University of Latvia, Latvia (LLB, LLM)