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Vanesa Alarcón


Vanesa Alarcón heads the TMT Department in Barcelona.

She is an IT & IP lawyer specialised in Privacy, Data Protection and Ecommerce. She has over 20 years of experience as a lawyer, working with a wide range of businesses.

She joined Fieldfisher after running her own boutique TMT law firm for over 8 years specialising in Technology, IP and Data Protection law.…

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Julie Austin


Julie is a specialist in data protection law and advises both the public and private sector on all areas of data protection and freedom of information. Her experience includes:

  • investigations conducted by the Data Protection Commission in Ireland as Lead Supervisory Authority
  • international transfers
  • Ad Tech
  • SARs (including on an outsourced basis)
  • DPO services
  • drafting and negotiating data protection clauses in SLAs and data processing agreements
  • training
  • designation as data controller, joint controller or processor
  • data protection audits
  • advising on the implementation of data retention and destruction policies and procedures and other data protection policies
  • advising on freedom of information requests including representing clients before the Information Commission in Ireland and the provision of training to FOI bodies

Julie’s clients include professional services firms, cloud computing companies, multinationals, internet service providers, government bodies and regulatory bodies.…

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Mr Paul Barton


Paul Barton specialises in all areas of IP, IT, data protection and e-commerce and Internet law, including advising on the procurement, licensing, development and outsourcing of computer systems and software.

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Liam Corrigan

Senior Associate

Liam is a technology lawyer working in Fieldfisher’s Dublin office and has a real interest in helping clients develop and negotiate commercial agreements to assist with their technology and outsourcing needs. Liam has been advising clients in the technology space for over 8 years.

Liam’s work involves leading on cutting-edge deals across a number of sectors and industries, including energy and utilities, food, education, retail and financial and professional services, in Ireland, the UK and on an international basis.…

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Mónica Oliveira Costa

Partner, IT, DP and E-Commerce Group

Mónica Oliveira Costa graduated from the Catholic University of Lisbon, Portugal and undertook post-graduate studies in consumer and in IT law.

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Mr Niels Christian Ellegaard


Niels Christian Ellegaard advises primarily on issues relating to IT, outsourcing and telecommunications. He also advises in cases related to company law, general commercial law, regulatory infrastructure matters and litigation.

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Dr Gyula Gábriel


Dr. Gábriel graduated from the Law Faculty of Eötvös Loránd University in Budapest in 1991 with honours (summa cum laude). He continued his legal studies at a postgraduate level between 1991 and 1992 at the Law Faculty of the University of Trier, Germany.

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Róbert Gašparovič


RÓBERT GAŠPAROVIČ specializes in IP law, data protection and privacy, IT law, commercial and contractual law, and advertising law.

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Dr Tamás Gödölle


Dr. Gödölle graduated from the Law Faculty of Eötvös Loránd University in Budapest.

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Clara-Ann Gordon


Clara-Ann Gordon is specialised in the areas of TMT/Outsourcing, data privacy, internal investigations/e-discovery, compliance and represents clients in these areas in court proceedings (including mediation/arbitration) and in transactions.

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Francesca Gravili


Francesca Gravili is a partner in the Venice office of Fieldfisher. She advises a wide range of Italian and international clients on data protection and commercial contracts across various sectors.

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Dr András Gurovits


András Gurovits specialises in the areas of outsourcing/TMT as well as dispute resolution (arbitration/litigation and white collar crime), sports law, corporate governance/compliance and competition/antitrust proceedings.

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Martin Gynnerstedt


Martin Gynnerstedt joined Fylgia Law Firm as a partner in 2018. He has a broad IT, telecoms and privacy law practice and has worked with clients in various fields, inter alia with regulatory agreements and disputes, GDPR/privacy compliance, contacts with authorities, licenses, e-commerce and general regulatory work.

On the commercial side, Martin has extensive experience of negotiating and drafting agreements in commercial projects and he has in particular worked with outsourcing project and different IT services delivery projects.…

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Mr Hakim Haouideg


Hakim Haouideg is a Belgian qualified lawyer specialising in contentious and non-contentious intellectual property and IT law.

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Mr Michael Hopp


Michael Hopp mainly advises on issues relating to marketing, e-commerce and consumer protection. He also advises in cases related to copyright issues, IT law, agreements on the transfer or use of copyright and cases involving plagiarised products.

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Mr Dietmar Huemer

Attorney at Law

Dietmar Huemer opened his own practice in January 2009; before that he was a long term partner with one of Austria’s top ten law firms and headed the firm’s IT and e-business practice group.

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Marek Korcz


Marek Korcz runs the New Technologies and Protection of Privacy Practice at Łaszczuk & Partners.

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Ondřej Majer


ONDŘEJ MAJER is a partner at HAVEL & PARTNERS. He specializes in commercial and contractual law, IP law, data protection, competition, and EU law in general.

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Jaime Medeiros

Head of the IT, DP and E-commerce Group

Jaime Medeiros is a founding Partner of Coelho Ribeiro & Associados. He concentrates his practice in the areas of IT, IP, telecommunications, media law and international contracts.

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Mr Christopher Mesnooh


Christopher Mesnooh is a Partner in Fieldfisher’s corporate finance department in Paris, with particular focus on international M&A, private equity, corporate transactions, IT and privacy.

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Mr Robert Nešpůrek


Robert Nešpůrek is a Partner at Havel & Partners. He specializes in telecommunications and IT law, IP law, and competition and EU law and also advises on corporate transactions particularly the technology sector.

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Adrián Nieto

Junior Associate

Adrián Nieto is an associate specialised in Privacy, Data Protection and Digital issues. Further to his law degree, he has completed a Master’s Degree in Legal Practice at Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) and a Digital and IT Master’s Degree at IL3 – Barcelona University.

He has over 3 years’ experience providing legal advice to national and international companies on the IT/IP and privacy matters and e-commerce.

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Mr Richard Otevřel


Richard Otevřel is Counsel at Havel & Partners. He specializes in IP and industrial property law, IT, data protection and general issues of EU law and public regulation.

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Nuria Pastor


Nuria Pastor is a dually qualified English Solicitor and Spanish Abogada. She is a data protection specialist. Before joining the firm in July 2007, Nuria spent several years working in the IT law department of Landwell-PwC in Barcelona.

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Olivier Proust

Partner / Avocat associé | Member of the Paris and Brussels Bars

Olivier Proust is a French qualified lawyer who specialises in privacy, data protection and cybersecurity law. He assists companies of all sizes and across sectors to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and other EU privacy laws (such as the ePrivacy Directive). In particular, he assists multinational organisations to implement global privacy compliance programs and to comply with data export restrictions under the GDPR (such as binding corporate rules, the EU standard contractual clauses, and the EU-US Privacy Shield).…

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Mr Diego Rigatti


Diego leads the IP & IT department at Fieldfisher Italy. He has advised in the e-commerce area since its start, he was one of the first e-commerce experts to be appointed by the Ministry of Finance and the Region of Lombardia

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Mr Oliver Sueme

I am an IT and Internet law specialist and have almost two decades of experience in the field. I advise clients on all areas of the law affecting information technology, with a focus on IT contracts, data protection, IT security and e-commerce.

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Mr Tim Van Canneyt


Tim Van Canneyt works in the Technology Law Group at Fieldfisher, where he advises clients on both contractual and litigation aspects of information technology, data protection and e-commerce.

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Ady van Nieuwenhuizen

Partner – Intellectual Property, Privacy

Ady is a European intellectual property, marketing, IT and privacy lawyer, with a particular focus on digital media, social media, e-commerce and new technologies.

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Mr Martin von Willebrand


Martin von Willebrand has a versatile experience on domestic and international assignments in technology, such as licensing, transfer of rights, buying and selling firms, negotiations, protection of IPRs and knowledge, product development questions, open source and copyright questions.

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Dr Felix Wittern


Dr. Felix Wittern is Partner in the Hamburg office of Fieldfisher. Felix advises national and international technology firms, specifically companies utilising or implementing IT products on IT law. He regularly works on technology projects including the development, licensing and distribution of software.