Dr Jörg Kahler > GSK Stockmann > Berlin, Germany > Lawyer Profile

GSK Stockmann
MOHRENSTRASSE 42
10117 BERLIN
Germany

Work Department

  • Technology and digitisation projects
  • Digital transformation (machine learning, next-generation connectivity, blockchain, robotics/ automation, autonomous systems)
  • Data projects
  • IT security

Position

  • Partner GSK Stockmann Berlin

Career

  • Lawyer at GSK Stockmann since 2001
  • Ranked among the Best Lawyers in Germany in the area of intellectual property law (Handelsblatt)

Languages

  • English, German

Memberships

  • German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR) and ITechLaw (International Technology Law Association)

Education

  • Admitted to practise law in Germany (1999)
  • Doctorate (Dr. jur.) from the University of Potsdam (2001)
  • Studies at universities in Berlin, Tübingen

Lawyer Rankings

Deutschland > Informationstechnologie > Datenschutz

Jörg Kahler und Katy Ritzmann teilen sich bei GSK Stockmann die Verantwortung der stark integrierten Praxen Datenschutz und IT. Das Team fokussiert sich auf die Beratung von Industriemandanten und der öffentlichen Hand – zwei Sektoren, die im Berichtsjahr deutlich an Bedeutung für die Kanzlei gewonnen haben –, sowie auf innovative Technologie-Start-ups, FinTech-Unternehmen und Mandanten aus der Luftverkehrsbranche. Datenschutzmandate werden häufig im Zusammenhang mit Compliance, Transaktionen und Outsourcing betreut. Die forensische Aktivität des Teams ist ebenfalls bemerkenswert.

Germany > Information technology > Data protection

At GSK Stockmann, Jörg Kahler and Katy Ritzmann jointly head the firm’s deeply embedded data protection and IT practices. The team focuses on advising industrial clients as well as the public sector – with both sectors having significantly gained importance for the firm in 2021 – as well as innovative technology start-ups, fintech companies and aviation industry clients. Data protection advice is often rendered in relation to compliance matters, transactions and outsourcing. The team’s forensic activity is also notable.