Neil Simon-Weaver advises companies on all matters of IT law, specialising in German and European data protection law and digital regulation.
He advises clients in the Technology, Media and Communications, Renewable Energy and Real Estate sectors. This includes advising on international data flows and data usage business models, especially in the areas of IoT and Big Data. He is also experienced in advising clients on exchanges with data protection authorities including contentious proceedings.
Prior to joining Osborne Clarke in 2020 after studying in Mannheim and Toulouse, the English native speaker worked as a fully qualified German lawyer for a multidisciplinary consulting firm in the field of IT and data protection law.
Neil also regularly publishes legal articles, especially on data protection issues.
Osborne Clarke advises CBRE on the acquisition of J&J Worldwide Services. Read more here.
VR Ventures/Redstone, coparion and Swiss Post Ventures
Osborne Clarke advises VR Ventures/Redstone, coparion and Swiss Post Ventures on ContractHero seed round, read more.
G2 Venture Partners
Osborne Clarke has advised investor G2 Venture Partners on its investment in energy start-up 1KOMMA5°. Read more here.
VR Ventures / Redstone
Osborne Clarke advises VR Ventures / Redstone on investment in SaaS start-up Kertos, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Redstone on financing round of Atlas Metrics, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Redstone on its investment in Careloop, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Allcargo Logistics on the acquisition of shares in Fair Trade GmbH, read more
Osborne Clarke advises CloudFactory on acquisition of machine learning platform Hasty, read more
Osborne Clarke advises OSF Digital on the acquisition of netnomics, read more
Galileo Global Education Germany
Osborne Clarke advises Galileo on acquisition of AKAD University, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Token Group on BaFin licence, read more
Allianz Real Estate GmbH
Comprehensive advice in a strategic project of the world's largest real estate investor in the field of smart buildings. Handling related legal issues around data usage, in particular data protection.
Osborne Clarke advises FUNKE Digital on the acquisition of Truffls. Read more here.