Julia Kaufmann advises both national and international companies on all legal matters relating to information technology, privacy and data protection, ecommerce, marketing and internet law. She focuses on the industry sectors Technology, Media and Communications as well as Life Sciences & Healthcare.
Julia has strong expertise with multi-jurisdictional privacy and data protection as well as ecommerce compliance projects. Furthermore, Julia has a focus on data protection requirements for e-health and m-health projects and on implementing global IT-systems for multi-national companies.
Julia's legal advice in this area is important to us.
She has been assisting numerous multi-national companies with the establishment and implementation of GDPR and global data protection compliance programs, currently focusing on international data transfers and engagement of global service providers as well as with audits and investigations led by data protection authorities. Also, she assists companies with the new legal requirements stemming from EU law relating to digital services and digital content.
Julia studied law in Munich at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität and obtained her LL.M. degree from the University of Texas at Austin, USA. She was admitted to the German bar in 2007 and to the New York bar as attorney-at-law in 2009. Before joining Osborne Clarke, Julia was a partner at an international law firm headquartered in the US.
She has great experience and connections dealing with state and local agencies.
She is named “Name of Next Generation” in data protection by Legal 500 in 2021 and ranked among “Best Lawyers” for data protection and “Best Lawyers” for information technology by Handelsblatt in cooperation with Best Lawyers in 2021 and 2022.
In 2022, Julia was named as one of only three German women in the second edition of Women in Data. Women in Data focuses on women who are at the forefront of legislation, regulation and technology.
In addition, Julia has been named one of 565 BTI Client Service All-Stars 2022, where clients identify lawyers who stand above all the others in delivering the absolute best in client service.
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