Thies Schmitte

Associate, Frankfurt

Biography

Overview

Thies Schmitte advises clients on commercial litigation and technology transactions with a focus on intellectual property (IP), information technology (IT) and data protection.

His practice focuses on contract negotiations, particularly in technology transfers and outsourcing transactions, and the resolution of social media and telecommunication related disputes, especially regarding data protection, intermediary liability, hate speech and defamation.

Prior to joining White & Case he worked as a research assistant and trainee lawyer in other international law firms on technology related transactions and in the fields of commercial and IP litigation.

Bars and Courts
Rechtsanwalt
Education
Second State Exam
Higher Regional Court of Hamm
First State Exam
University of Münster
Languages
German
English
French
Turkish

Experience