Jan is a lawyer in our dispute resolution and compliance team based in our Düsseldorf office. He advises on complex civil and criminal as well as other sensitive matters.
As a part of his work at Simmons & Simmons, Jan advises companies and organizations with regard to the implementation of data protection requirements and other compliance issues. He also deals with complex civil and criminal litigation, especially in white collar crime-related cases.
Some of his recent work includes:
- Defence of a managing director in a case of alleged breach of trust
- Advising in various criminal investigations
- Support of various international companies in the creation of GDPR-compliant data protection declarations and data processing directories
- Preparation of data protection audits for various clients.
Jan studied law at the Ruhr University Bochum. He worked for another law firm and a DAX group in Germany as well as for a chair of criminology, criminal policy and police science. He joined Simmons & Simmons in 2018 and has been a lawyer there since 2019.
He is fluent in German and English.