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Dr. Lutz Schreiber, Partner

Dr. Lutz Schreiber


Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Informationstechnologierecht


German, English

Practice areas

  • Commercial agreements
  • Commercial litigation
  • Crypto assets
  • Financial services
  • Health and life sciences
  • Intellectual property
  • IT dispute resolution
  • Outsourcing and offshoring
  • Privacy, data protection and cybersecurity
  • Privacy, data protection and cybersecurity
  • Technology, Media and Telecoms

Practice notes

Lutz works in our Hamburg office as a lawyer the field of technology, media and telecoms and a certified specialist for IT law.

He has many years of experience in all areas of IT and data protection law. He advises in national and international IT and outsourcing projects and with regard to any and all matters relating to software license, data protection, copyright and competition law as well as general civil law. Due to many years of providing IP/IT advice, he is highly experienced in M&A transactions, in particular with regard to all matters concerning technology.

In addition to contract consultancy, Lutz also represents his clients in IT litigation. Lutz is specialised in the fields of healthcare and financial institutions. He advises suppliers as well as customers.

Lutz is a member of the German Association of Law and Information Technology (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Recht und Informatik, DGRI).

Lutz studied law at Hamburg University and obtained a doctorate in law in 2003. He was admitted to the bar in the same year. Before joining Eversheds Sutherland, Lutz worked for an international law firm in Hamburg and London for more than ten years and was partner in a leading German commercial law firm.

Lutz is recommended by German business weekly Wirtschaftswoche as one of Germany’s top lawyers for IT law. He is also listed for data protection, IT law, outsourcing and technology law by Best Lawyers in Germany, and is recommended by Legal 500 Germany for data protection. Furthermore, Lutz is named “Lawyer of the Year 2021” in the category of data protection law by Best Lawyers.

Selected publication:

Dr. Lutz Schreiber – BDSG Kommentar, in: BDSG/DSGVO (2nd edition), Plath (ed.), Verlag Dr. Otto Schmidt, Cologne, 2016 

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