Speaker details

IBA Annual Conference Sydney 2017

8 Oct - 13 Oct 2017

Sydney, Sydney, Australia

Speaker information

Matthias Orthwein


I have been admitted to the bar in Germany in 2003 and I am a partner with SKW Schwarz since 2011. I am holding a master degree in American Law of Boston University and received my doctor degree from the University of Muenster with a thesis on Telecommunications law in Germany and the USA. Awarded with numerous national and international rankings and listings for IT law and Data Privacy (see e.g. Who’s Who Legal Data 2021: Information Technology, Germany, Legal 500 Germany 2020: Recommended Lawyer for Information Technology/Digitalization and for Data protection, BestLawyers/Handelsblatt: “Best Lawyer in Germany 2021” for IT and Data Security and Privacy law, Wirtschaftswoche (WiWo): „TOP 50 of the most renowned IT lawyers 2021 in Germany“