Ilan Selz lawyer

Ilan Leonard Selz, LL.M. (Minnesota)

Lawyer, Senior Associate

Consulting Focus
Data protection, IT & IP law

Ilan Leonard Selz advises with a focus on data protection law, IT and IP law. His main areas of practice are technology, e-commerce and banking.

A particular focus of his work lies in advising international adtech sector. With legal and technical know-how, Mr. Selz accompanies his clients from the implementation of their business ideas through the design of digital transformation processes to the defense of their legal positions. In addition, Mr Selz also acts as an external data protection officer and is therefore well acquainted with the practical implementation of data protection law in day-to-day business.


  • Since 2018 Associate Attorney at Schürmann Rosenthal Dreyer Berlin
  • Law Clerk at Higher Regional Court Berlin (Kammergericht) with stations at Chamber of Industry and Commerce of Berlin and various international law firms (focus: compliance, IT and data protection law)
  • Master of Laws (LL.M.) at the University of Minnesota, USA (concentration: IP & Technology)
  • Research Associate at the Institute for the law of Information and Communications Technology, Humboldt University Berlin
  • Law studies at the University of Freiburg and Humboldt University Berlin


  • „Schlaglichter – Ausgewählte Rechtsprechung und Verfahren, PinG, fortlaufend seit Januar 2019“
  • Zuordnung und Transaktion von Geschäftsgeheimnissen im Informationszeitalter, DSRITB 2018, 411 (Zweitveröffentlichung: Ping 2019, 21)
  • Gesetzentwurf zur Strafbarkeit der sogenannten Datenhehlerei, DSRITB 2015, 915
  • Besprechung einer BGH-Entscheidung zum „Skimming“ (mit Felix Rasch), famos 01/2012
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+49 (0)30 21 30 028-0


+49 (0)211 41 55 868-0


+49 (0)89 61 42 412-70


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