Axel von dem Bussche


Taylor Wessing


Axel von dem Bussche heads the practice area Technology, Media & Telecoms and co-ordinates Taylor Wessing's international US group for Germany. Axel has specialised expertise in the technology sector and data protection. His counselling activities focus on tech transactions, software licensing, outsourcing, R&D projects, industry-specific contract design, internet, games and gambling law and regulatory matters. He advises companies on internal processes in the area of group data protection, including negotiations with works councils. A particular focus of his practice is counselling in matters of international dimensions and advising companies during their digital transformation process.

Axel studied law at the universities of Heidelberg, Lausanne (Switzerland), Munich and the London School of Economics (L.S.E.). He was a legal trainee in Hamburg and Capetown (South Africa) and received his doctorate from the University of Göttingen. Axel was admitted to the German Bar in 1997. He joined Taylor Wessing in Düsseldorf in 1999 and is now based in Hamburg.

Axel Freiherr von dem Bussche is a specialist solicitor for information technology law.  

Languages: German, English, French


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