Philipp Mueller-Peltzer lawyer

Philipp Müller-Peltzer

Lawyer, associated partner

Consulting Focus
Data protection, competition law, IT law

Philipp Müller-Peltzer specialises in the fields of data protection law, competition law and IT law. He advises clients on a data protection-compliant implementation of scoring procedures as well as big data applications in the financial sector. An additional focus of his work lies in the evaluation and development of data processing operations in the fields of connected cars and ConnectedDrive. He also specialises in legal issues relating to location-based services and mobile applications. Philipp Müller-Peltzer has worked for several companies as an external data protection officer and represents clients in privacy matters relating to government regulators. In addition to his legal work, he writes for the magazine, Privacy in Germany (PinG).

  • Design and implementation of Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Analytics, structuring relevant database architectures, pseudonymization, and anonymization.
  • Consulting regulated industries in the Banking and InsurTech sectors, scoring procedures, and Big Data applications in the financial sector, as well as advising on digitalization projects in healthcare.
  • Digitalization of commerce.
  • Establishment and development of loyalty programs, use of E-Money, and application of payment services supervisory law.
  • Bots, voice assistants, and messengers.
  • Legal issues related to location-based services, mobile applications, and omnichannel projects.
  • Expert in legal matters concerning online and digital marketing.
  • Drafting and negotiation of data protection and IT legal contracts.
  • Extrajudicial and judicial representation in GDPR fine proceedings.
  • Independent lawyer at Irle Mooser LLP in Berlin, where he consulted in the fields of IT, data protection, media law and press law
  • Writer at Privacy in Germany (PinG)
  • Studied law at the Ruprecht Karls University of Heidelberg and the Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg with a focus on information infrastructure law


  • PinG Schlaglichter – Ausgewählte Rechtsprechung und Verfahren, PinG, 11/2017
  • Auswirkungen des Kopplungsverbots auf die Praxistauglichkeit der Einwilligung, Das Aus für das Modell „Service gegen Daten“? (zusammen mit Niclas Krohm), ZD 2017, 551
  • (Fehlende) Privilegierung der Auftragsverarbeitung unter der Datenschutz-Grundverordnung? (zusammen mit Niclas Krohm),  Leitfaden zur Datenschutz-Grundverordnung (DATAKONTEXT)
  • „Grüß Bot! Aktuelle Rechtsfragen zum Einsatz von Chatbots“ (zusammen Dr. Johannes Franck) DSRITB 2017, 241
  • Geofencing und Location Based Marketing unter datenschutz- und wettbewerbsrechtlichen Gesichtspunkten (zusammen mit Dr. Johannes Franck), in: DSRITB 2016, 199
  • Wettbewerbs- und datenschutzrechtliche Grenzen des Location Based Marketing mittels Geofencing (zusammen mit Dr. Johannes Franck), in: K&R 2016, 718
  • Besteht eine Pflicht zur oder ein Recht auf Verschlüsselung (zusammen mit Andreas Dölker), DSRITB 2015, 863
  • Wunsch nach Identifizierung anonymer Internetnutzer – Spannungsverhältnis von Kommunikationsfreiheit und Persönlichkeitsrechten (zusammen mit Niclas Krohm), ZD 2015, 409
  • Schlaglichter – Ausgewählte Rechtsprechung und Verfahren, PinG, fortlaufend seit 2013
  • Das Recht auf Einsicht in die Patientenakte (zusammen mit Alexander Nguyen), DuD 2012, 117

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