IP/IT lawyers: experts in data protection and intellectual property
Digital transformation goes hand in hand with an increasing demand for lawyers specialising in IP/IT law, i.e. in legal issues relating to intellectual property, IT and data rights. IP/IT lawyers can work in law firms, consulting firms or larger companies, where they support the different departments and provide advice on software and website projects as well as data protection and copyright matters.
Which opportunities do IP/IT lawyers have on the labour market?
IP/IT lawyers have good career prospects at law firms specialising in this field, especially in major cities such as Hamburg, Berlin and Munich. IP/IT experts with business fluent foreign language skills might also have the opportunity to pursue a career in an internationally operating consulting firm.