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About Hendrik Witt

Hendrik Witt advises clients on all aspects of IT law.

Hendrik regularly advises multinational and domestic clients on national and international data protection law, technology-driven innovation and digital projects. This includes representing companies in proceedings before regulators and courts. In addition, he has substantial experience in advising on M&A transactions on commercial aspects in IT/IP law, cyber security and data privacy compliance aspects.

Hendrik was on secondment for an international technology driven company and an international insurance company.

Hendrik teaches international data protection law at the University of Göttingen. He regularly publishes on legal issues around IT law and data protection law.

Prior to joining Freshfields, Hendrik worked as an associate for another international law firm in the field of information technology law with a special focus on developing legal tech products.

Hendrik speaks German, English, and French.