Luzi Avocats > Paris, France > Firm Profile

Luzi Avocats
27 RUE DUMONT D'URDVILLE
75 116 PARIS
France

France > Data privacy and data protection Tier 3

The multidisciplinary team at Paris law firm Luzi Avocats employs a combined IP, IT and data privacy skill set to provide a comprehensive service for corporates across such sectors as travel tech (Expedia), pharmaceuticals (Biogaran), software (DQE Software) and transport, on a wide range of matters. Headed by new technologies expert Olivia Luzi, the group assists with data transfer contractions, dawn raid inspections, GDPR compliance audits and data privacy impact assessments.

Practice head(s):

Olivia Luzi

Other key lawyers:

Agathe Moulins

Testimonials

‘The advice given is precise and meets our operational needs. Risks are flagged, but more importantly, they come with an appropriate assessment and recommendation, which we find very helpful.’

‘I mainly work directly with Olivia Luzi, managing partner. She remains involved in the cases she deals with and is well-supported by her team. She is dynamic, convincing and a talented IT contract negotiator. She knows perfectly the technical aspects and market practices in our sector of activity.’

‘Very dynamic team with a pragmatic approach to cases.’

‘Olivia Luzi is an excellent lawyer with always appropriate technical and practical recommendations.’

‘Industry knowledge – Luzi Avocats keeps up-to-date with all the latest legal ramifications concerning the IT industry.’

Key clients

OVHCloud

Biogaran

Expedia Group, Inc.

Sqills Product BV

Pigment

Ortho Clinical Diagnostics

Traveldoo

DQE Software

Wiremind

Federation Francaise Du Batiment (French Building Federation)

SCR Group

Eventeam

Consumer Goods Forum – Global Food Initiative

Work highlights

  • Advised OVHCloud on data sovereignty issues and the consequences of a possible cross-border data transfer to non-GDPR compliant countries.
  • Advised and assisted Zeturf/Zebet, one of the major online betting operators, in the context of a GDPR compliance audit mission.
  • Advised and assisted Sqills Product BV in the drafting and renegotiation of a SaaS license agreement with Ouigo (an SNCF company).

France > Industry focus: IT and internet  Tier 3

Founding partner of Luzi Avocats and head of its IT practice Olivia Luzi specialises in IP and IT law. The team ably advises on the drafting, negotiation and implementation of IT contracts to its array of key clients. Notably, it advised OVHCloud, key body in cloud hosting and computing services in Europe, on regulatory factors involved in a global update process. It is also experienced in advising on data quality and GDPR compliance.

Practice head(s):

Olivia Luzi

Other key lawyers:

Morgan Monnet

Testimonials

‘The advice given is precise and meets our operational needs. Risks are flagged, but more importantly, they come with an appropriate assessment and recommendation, which we find very helpful .’

‘Olivia Luzi is well-supported by her team; she is dynamic, convincing and a talented IT contract negotiator. She knows perfectly the technical aspects and market practices in our sector of activity, which saves us a lot of time in negotiations.’

‘Olivia Luzi is very dynamic and very competent.’

‘Very commercially-oriented solution seekers who go that extra mile to get a deal done. I’ve found the firm’s approach really refreshing in the French market. When I ask for a solution I don’t get a long memo telling me everything the law says but a practical well-thought-out solution that works. From the client’s point of view this is invaluable.’

‘We work with this team due to its expertise in the IT field and its ability to handle difficult negotiations relating to the acquisition of software platforms.’

‘Beyond the expertise, the interpersonal skills and tenacity in the team really enabled us to achieve the objectives that we had predetermined.’

Key clients

OVHCloud

BIOGARAN

EXPEDIA GROUP, INC.

SQILLS PRODUCT BV

PIGMENT

ORTHO CLINICAL DIAGNOSTICS

TRAVELDOO

DQE SOFTWARE

WIREMIND

FEDERATION FRANCAISE DU BATIMENT (French Building Federation)

SCR GROUP

EVENTEAM

CONSUMER GOODS FORUM – GLOBAL FOOD INITIATIVE

Work highlights

  • Advised OVHCloud on data sovereignty issues and the consequences of a possible cross-border data transfer to non-GDPR-compliant countries.
  • Advised ZETURF/ZEBET, one of the major online betting operators, in the context of a GDPR compliance audit mission.
  • Advised SQILLS PRODUCT BV on the drafting and renegotiation of a SaaS licence agreement with OUIGO (an SNCF company).

Founded by Olivia Luzi, Lawyer, our firm specialises in  Information technology, Data Privacy law, e-commerce, internet & media law, Intellectual Property, and commercial law. We provide advisory and litigation services.

Our firm has been recognized as a ‘Rising Firm’ in IT, Internet and Data Privacy during the Trophées du Droit organized in January 2019 by Leaders League and Décideurs Magazine.

Legal 500 EMEA – France – IT, Telecom and Internet 2019 (Band3): The ‘very available‘ IT team at Luzi Avocats is led by ‘very talented IT lawyer‘ Olivia Luzi, who ‘has outstanding negotiation skills and a practical, commercial approach‘ which clients value.

Chambers & Partners Europe 2018 – TMT – Information Technology (France): Olivia Luzi joins the ranking table (Band 4) following excellent feedback, with clients reporting that she is “energetic, very responsive and available” and highlighting her ability to “demonstrate simplicity when explaining the complex points of files.” She specialises in IT privacy law and advises clients from the automotive and healthcare sectors on contract negotiations (…).”She is solution-oriented, demonstrates great pragmatism and manages risk well”, according to one client.

LEGAL 500 Paris (2017 edition): Luzi Avocats has a ‘strong expertise in IT and digital law’ and ‘demonstrates that it understands all issues and risks at stake’. The team is ‘always available’ and ‘meet the deadlines’. (…) Olivia Luzi ‘says what she does and does what she says’ and shows to be ‘expert and pragmatic’ in her approach.

Department Name Email Telephone
Olivia Luzi contact@luzi-avocats.com +33186951980
Photo Name Position Profile
Olivia Luzi photo Ms Olivia Luzi Founding Partner
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