Project Description

Sven Schlotzhauer

Sven Schlotzhauer

LL.M. (Univ. of Bristol)

Certified Specialist for Information Technology law
Partner in our Munich office

Widenmayerstraße 6
80538 München

T +49 / 89 / 22 33 11
F +49 / 89 / 21 21 59 59

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Practice Areas

  • Information Technology law
  • Intellectual Property law

Sven Schlotzhauer advises on both the vendor and the user side of larger IT projects or the outsourcing of IT services. These include, for example, software launches, cloud computing projects, or the set-up of data centers. He has considerable experience in the legal navigation of problematic IT projects or the representation of clients in IT lawsuits. In the area of e-commerce, Sven regularly advises one of Germany’s top-selling online shops, a well-known B2B market place, as well as other Internet portals known all over Germany. Another focus of his work is data protection law, in particular in the area of the Internet and the employment law protection law. Before Sven joined von Boetticher in 2017, he worked with a large independent German law firm.


  • Studies of Law at the Johannes-Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
  • LL.M. at the University of Bristol, Great Britain
  • Admitted to the German bar in 2000
  • Certified Specialist for Information Technology Law since 2012
  • Adjunct Professor at the Technical University of Dortmund and the University for Applied Sciences, Munich

  • Working Group IT Law at the German Bar Association (

  • JUVE Handbook 2011/2012: Information technology: “Frequently Recommended: Sven Schlotzhauer”
  • JUVE Handbook 2013/2014: Information technology: “Frequently Recommended: Sven Schlotzhauer (“competent counseling” – competitor)”
  • Legal 500 Germany 2012–2014: “recommended”.

Sven Schlotzhauer has regularly authored articles in national publications, for example the „IT-Business“


German, English