Benjamin Spies
What motivates you?
Mediating “justice” in its respective form. It is my standard to advise clients in the same form and with the same commitment that I would like to be advised myself. Delivering a solution that is comprehensible and yet optimally tailored.

Benjamin Spies advises companies conducting business both nationally as well as internationally on IT law issues with focus on IT-Contract Law, Data Protection, E-Commerce, Domain Law and Public Media Law.

Typical matters include:
Contract design: IT project contracts;
License rights to software, especially “apps” for mobile devices and contractual peculiarities for app platforms;
Using IT resources within the company;
data protection, cross-border issues (in particular data transmissions within corporate structures) within Europe or from Europe into third countries (as well as in the opposite direction), usability of patient data as well as in the vehicle industry, implementation projects related to compliance with the EU General Data Protection;
Regulation (anti-corruption and data protection / IT security);



IT & Digital Business Automotive & Mobility IT & Digital Business Life Sciences & Healthcare

Other activities  

Member of

  • Deutscher Anwaltverein e.V.
  • Münchener Anwaltsverein e.V.
  • Working Group IT (DAVIT) at Deutscher Anwaltverein e.V.

Awards / Recommendations

WirtschaftsWoche: Top Kanzleien 2018

Recommended as one of “Germany’s Top Lawyers“ in the category IT Law

Focus topics