Felix Hänel is specialised in the conclusion of IT contracts and advising on telecommunications law. The spectrum of his legal advice also includes Tech-M&As.

Felix regularly advises a wide range of internationally operating clients on the realization complex IT projects. This includes the drafting and negotiation of contracts (especially outsourcing, SaaS, agile methods and telco) as well as the regulatory review of telecommunication services and networks, particularly in the context of their digitalisation. In addition, Felix is a lecturer on IT Law for the BeckAkademie and the WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management (Vallendar, Germany).

When it comes to concluding contracts, clients as well as the respective negotiating partners appreciate him for his ability to quickly find pragmatic solutions to complex issues. He succeeds in this due to his keen sense for the (commercial and legal) interests of the parties, which he carefully identifies and precisely translates into contractual language.

His advice in telecommunications law is characterized by a deep understanding of the subject matter, which enables him to guide his clients through the complexities of the applicable regulatory framework, pinpointing the relevant provisions and translating them into actionable guidance.  

Felix studied in Trier, Tokio and Berlin. 

Helping you succeed in tomorrow's world

It highly motivates me to use my legal expertise as well as my individual personality to support my clients in achieving their business goals. I make it a point to integrate the latest technologies into my work processes to continuously increase their efficiency and thus create added value for my clients. On a personal note, I am very passionate about advocating diversity and inclusion at OC to strengthen its position as a place where all kinds of people love working.


Advised BioNTech on its outsourcing agreement a leading German multinational technology conglomerate.


Advised HARIBO on an outsourcing agreement concerning Managed Services with an internationally leading IT Service Provider.

One of the largest European food retail chains

Advised one of the largest European food retail chains on the digitalization of its telephony systems from a telco regulatory perspective.

Major full-service broadcaster

Advised a major full-service broadcaster on the regulatory requirements for its satellite network.


Regularly advising Vorwerk on numerous outsourcing projects.

Major supplier in the field of renewable energy

Advised on an IT-Services agreement with the software division of a one of the “big four” accounting firms.

Segenia Capital

Osborne Clarke has advised venture capital fund Segenia Capital on the latest financing round of InsurTech start-up Thinksurance. Read more here.

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