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Mr Michael Hopp

Partner Plesner
Office Address Plesner Amerika Plads 37 Copenhagen 2100 Denmark Phone: +45 33 12 00 14 Website:


Michael Hopp is responsible for Plesner’s advisory services on data protection law, compliance, marketing law and consumer protection. 

Michael has been deeply involved in data protection law since 2000 and this has meant that he has acquired broad and in-depth experience in handling many types of data protection law issues. Michael is widely recognised as a leading Danish advisor in the field.

In recent years, Michael has been instrumental in defining and formulating various large-scale compliance projects on behalf of large Danish businesses. For example, he has vast experience in drawing up binding corporate rules (BCR) then getting approval from the Danish Data Protection Agency.

Michael also advises about the upcoming General Data Protection Regulation and the consequences of the regulation for private entities and public authorities. 

Michael also advises clients on data protection compliance projects, international data transfers, whistle-blower hotlines, privacy policies for customers or employees, employee monitoring and data protection issues in relation to US Discovery.

Michael has an extensive network, both nationally and internationally, which he uses actively for knowledge sharing and solving specific tasks for clients. Michael is a very popular speaker on data protection and marketing law.

Michael Hopp is listed as a leading individual as regards TMT: IT and IT Outsourcing by Chambers Europe. Michael Hopp focuses on data protection, e-business and consumer law. “He is one of the best in data protection in Denmark. He gives quick, concise and very commercial advice” (Chambers).