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Taylor Wessing enwc Rechtsanwälte GmbH

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Andreas Schütz is a partner and a member of the IP/IT team at Taylor Wessing Vienna. He specialises in the areas of copyright & media, unfair competition law, IT & telecommunications, data protection and public commercial law. Andreas regularly advises well-known national and international companies from the IT, telecommunications and food sector on all aspects of unfair competition and IT law. His areas of focus include software contracts and software distribution law as well as data protection, e- and m-commerce and GTCT. He also advises in relation to IT projects. In addition, Andreas has extensive experience in the areas of food law and public procurement law as well as logistics & transport law.


After his clerkship year in 2003 he became an associate at e|n|w|c Attorneys at Law (now Taylor Wessing CEE), Vienna. He has been a partner since 2007.


German, English


Andreas is a member of the Vienna Bar Association and the Community of Interest in IT Law


Andreas studied law at the University of Vienna and completed his post-graduate studies in IT law.

Lawyer Rankings

Austria > Data privacy and data protection

Taylor Wessing enwc Rechtsanwälte GmbH‘s clients receive ‘top-notch advice’ across the spectrum of data protection and privacy matters with the firm advising on GDPR compliance and assisting with ongoing monitoring and development of clients’ data handling structures. ‘Seasoned practitioner’ and team head Andreas Schütz advises his roster of clients from the IT, telecoms and food sectors on complying with data protection regulations and handling data breaches, while Christopher Bakier focuses on data protection provisions tied to IT projects, cloud computing and the healthcare sector, among others.

Austria > TMT

Taylor Wessing enwc Rechtsanwälte GmbH‘s TMT practice is sought after for advice in relation to data protection, including potential breaches, and is further instructed on contentious work arising out of data-related problems. The team also conducts risk assessments for clients to mitigate the risk of court proceedings, and oversees M&A deals in the TMT space. Data protection specialist Andreas Schütz leads the team with further experience advising on gambling and video game regulations.