ITLAW Avocats > Paris, France > Firm Profile

ITLAW Avocats
75015 PARIS

France > Data privacy and data protection Tier 3

Led by founding and managing partner Claudia Weber, who brings over 26 years of experience in the practice area, the team at boutique Paris firm ITLAW Avocats advises government financial institutions, multinational corporates across such sectors as energy (Alpiq), fashion and consumer goods. The group assists with matters ranging from digital transformations and licensing to GDPR aspects of public procurement and personal data protection.

Practice head(s):

Claudia Weber

Other key lawyers:

Céline Dogan; Zannirah Randera


‘Firm specialised in information technologies with dedicated poles by subject. Very close to customers, reassuring and pragmatic.’

‘Efficient and dynamic team. Very serious in the follow-up of the files. The responses received are relevant and well-documented. Easy and pleasant contact.’

Key clients


CAVEC (Caisse d’Assurance Vieillesse des Experts-comptables et des Commissaires aux comptes)

AFD (Agence Française de Développement)


Work highlights

  • Assisted Alpiq in the management of a security incident involving the IBANs of 17,000 people.
  • Assisted CAVEC in its compliance with the GDPR.
  • Intervened in the framework of a UGAP (Union des groupements d’achats publics – Union of public purchasing groups) contract for the provision of IaaS services to the AFD (Agence Française de Développement).

France > Industry focus: IT and internet  Tier 3

ITLAW Avocats‘ team is led by the firm’s founder and managing partner Claudia Weber, who advises, litigates and trains small and medium-sized businesses and start-ups, as well as international groups and large French companies, on matters involving IT contracts, security, licensing and digital marketing. The team is well-equipped to draft and negotiate key contracts and provide assistance with outsourcing on cases involving significant values. Additionally, it ably advises clients on dealing with security breaches, or represents them in such disputes, where necessary. The team has experienced significant growth in associate numbers recently.

Practice head(s):

Claudia Weber

Other key lawyers:

Marine Hardy; Jean-Christophe Ienné


‘Marine Hardy and Claudia Weber are experts in IT contracts and regulatory provisions, particularly relating to the risk-management of sensitive data.’

‘The team has a constructive approach and state of mind, supported by reassuring technical expertise.’

Key clients








Work highlights

  • Assisted GROUPE CAT to carry out a strategic project, in forming a contract with a new provider, in order to secure the resumption of the outsourced services.
  • Assisted B-COM in the context of its private 5G network deployment activity.
  • Intervened in the contractual securing of the activities provided by ILLUIN marketing, a customer chatbot solution with AI.

ITLAW Avocats is a law firm, active in the field of information technologies, Internet, telecoms and intellectual property. Its capacity to deal with cases of extreme technical or legal complexity is generally acknowledged. The firm regularly works on matters involving technical innovations.

Claudia Weber, the founder of ITLAW Avocats in 2005, has gained a comprehensive knowledge of IT technical and legal issues through 27 years of experience focused on IT matters. The 20 years’ expertise of lawyers who joined the team in 2018 provides an unparalleled expertise in every practice area covered by the firm.

ITLAW Avocats practices in advice, pre-litigation, dispute resolution and litigation. It emphasises on an overall insight, taking into account the economic, technical and financial backgrounds of each matter. With a creative and pragmatic approach, the dedicated team offers the solutions best suited to its clients’ needs.

Companies of all sizes, from start up, small and middle-sized companies to international groups and brands, use the services offered by the firm, in a wide range of sectors.

The core values upheld by the team are : ‘thinking out of the box’, intellectual curiosity, creativity, ongoing search for excellence, outstanding capacity to adapt and, above all, humanity, conviviality, attention, commitment, loyalty.

Information technologies: systems integration, outsourcing, Cloud Computing, SaaS, ASP, licenses, maintenance, CRM, health technologies, online tourism…

Innovations: the Internet of things (IoT), artificial intelligence, augmented reality, blockchain, robotics, connector technologies…

Internet: intermediation platforms, e-commerce, e-­marketing, e-­reputation, mobile applications…

Security et cyber security: fighting frauds and online impersonation…

Personal data protection: compliance audits (French law, European regulation i.e. GDPR), DPA, advice to DPO, DPO outsourced service, personal data protection, trans-border data flows, data transfer agreements…

Telecommuni­cations: electronic mail, intra-group telecom networks, telephony…

Intellectual property: licensing, internet websites, softwares, data bases, IP legal compliance audits of projects, trademarks, domain names, literary and artistic property, copyrights, neighbouring rights, ancillary rights…

Media: press, advertising, broadcasting law, securement of editorial contents, broadcasting (policy framework, production of audiovisual programmes)…

Department Name Email Telephone
Founding Partner and Manager Claudia Weber +33 (0)1 83 62 61 75
Photo Name Position Profile
Céline Dogan photo Maitre Céline Dogan Lawyer Associate  – Céline Dogan practices in the field of new technologies,…
Marine Hardy photo Maitre Marine Hardy Lawyer Associate – Manager of Innovations and Security divisions. Experienced lawyer, Marine…
Jean-Christophe Ienné photo Maitre Jean-Christophe Ienné Lawyer Associate – Head of the Intellectual and industrial property, Media, Audiovisual…
Zannirah Randera photo Maitre Zannirah Randera Lawyer associate – Zannirah Randera practices on several areas, including drafting and…
Claudia Weber photo Maitre Claudia Weber Founder and Manager of ITLAW Avocats –   Head of the IT Contracts,…
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