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Dr. Daniel Meßmer appointed Partner at SKW Schwarz

SKW Schwarz expands its partnership from within its own ranks, appointing Dr. Daniel Meßmer Partner effective at the beginning of the year. The lawyer and Certified Expert for IT law will also be heading the IT & Digital Business department jointly with Dr. Andreas Peschel-Mehner.

Daniel Meßmer has been practicing at SKW Schwarz for more than eight years, as Counsel since 2018. He specializes in the contractual implementation of software-based and cloud-based business models. In addition to traditional IT contract law, he has particular expertise in compliance issues relating to the use of open source software. Daniel Meßmer also advises on statutory requirements for IT security of infrastructures and networks.

“Our focus on promoting young peers and growing with partners from our own ranks is a particular priority for us,” said Stefan Schicker, Managing Partner at SKW Schwarz. “This further partner appointment in IT and Digital Business also underlines the high importance that we attach to digital topics at SKW Schwarz. We warmly congratulate Daniel Meßmer on his career move.”

SKW Schwarz currently has 64 partners at four offices. In total, more than 120 lawyers work for the law firm in Berlin, Frankfurt, Hamburg, and Munich. A particular hallmark of the firm’s forward-looking advice is the pursuit of innovative approaches.


Daniel Meßmer

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