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Wirtschaftswoche: Eversheds Sutherland is Top Legal Practice for IT Law

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    The German magazine Wirtschaftswoche recognised Eversheds Sutherland as top legal practice 2019 in IT law. In addition, Partner Dr. Alexander Niethammer counts among the top lawyers and is included in the top ranking of the most renowned lawyers for IT law.

    The German technology practice around the Partners Dr. Alexander Niethammer and Dr. Lutz Schreiber comprehensively advises in IT and data protection law, in particular on matters of digital transformation such as digital business models, big data and cloud computing, in IT and outsourcing projects, IT security as well as in the protection of secrets and the transfer of know-how within the framework of transactions. In this context, the technology lawyers provided support to the automotive supplier Autoliv in founding Zenuity, a joint venture for autonomous driving with Volvo Cars, and a car manufacturer in introducing mobility services. In addition, they advise Dyson in data protection matters on a global scale.

    "We are very delighted about this award as top legal practice for IT law as it demonstrates the effective development of our practice group and the interdisciplinary cooperation within the legal practice – two decisive factors that enable us to best support our clients," explains Dr. Alexander Niethammer.

    The Handelsblatt Research Institute (HRI) interviewed more than 830 lawyers from over 107 law firms for the ranking of the most renowned lawyers for IT law. From this list, an independent jury of experts selected 36 law firms with 50 particularly recommended lawyers for IT law.


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