Christian Teichter lawyer

Christian Teichter

Lawyer, senior associate, certified specialist lawyer in information technology law, Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States (CIPP/US)

Consulting Focus
Data protection law, IT law, digital health, litigation


+49 (0)30 21300280

Christian Teichter is a practising lawyer and certified specialist lawyer in information technology law (Fachanwalt für Informationstechnologierecht), working at the renowned technology law firm Schürmann Rosenthal Dreyer Attorneys. He specializes in data protection and IT law, as well as digital health. Another focus area is litigation.

He is the co-head of the interdisciplinary Health & Law Network and primarily advises clients from the healthcare sector. This includes internationally operating pharmaceutical and biotech companies, as well as startups, government agencies, respected research institutions, hospital groups, operators of community health centres, health insurance companies and other stakeholders from the health care system.

Since the beginning of 2023, Christian Teichter has been attending the “Medizinrecht LL.M.” (Medical Law, LL.M.) course at the Dresden International University (DUI). Additionally, he holds the “Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States (CIPP/US)” certification, awarded by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP).

  • Digital health
  • Digitisation in the healthcare sector
  • Social data protection law
  • Advice on Artificial Intelligence (AI), especially in the field of digital health
  • Data protection compliance for clinical trials, medical research projects, and R&D contracts
  • Data protection issues regarding the German Genetic Diagnostics Act (Gendiagnostikgesetz)
  • Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIA) in the healthcare sector
  • Advice on IT contractual law, SaaS contracts, outsourcing contracts, especially in the field of digital health
  • Litigation and administrative proceedings in data protection and IT law
  • Extensive experience in dealing with international pharmaceutical companies, clinical research organisations, ethics committees, international research institutes, government agencies, and international clinic groups.
  • Since 2021, lawyer at Schürmann Rosenthal Dreyer
  • Since 2023, certified specialist lawyer in information technology law (Fachanwalt für Informationstechnologierecht)
  • Previously: Legal Counsel at an internationally operating biotech company; formerly lawyer at Schürmann Rosenthal Dreyer; prior to that, lawyer at a Big4 law firm.
  • Studied law at the University of Konstanz (Universität Konstanz), second state examination in law at the Higher Regional Court of Brandenburg/Havel (OLG Brandenburg/Havel)

Selection of publications

  • Die Sekundärnutzung im European Health Data Space (together with Pauline Engels), Krankenhaus-IT Journal, 3/2023
  • Auftragsverarbeitung im Krankenhaus und datenschutzrechtliche Herausforderungen (together with Kathrin Schürmann), Krankenhaus-IT Journal, 6 /2022
  • Anonymisierung am Beispiel von Abrechnungsdaten der gesetzlichen Krankenkassen im Rahmen des § 27 Abs. 4 BDSG (together with Naida Sehic), Privacy in Germany (PinG), 06/18
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