Björn Früh

Attorney at Law
Specialist in IT Law
Of Counsel

IT law and data protection
IP and media


Björn Früh advises national and international technology companies, industrial enterprises, software providers and public institutions on all legal issues in the areas of IT, data protection and e-commerce. His advisory activities include legal support for digital business models in B2C and B2B as well as the negotiation and drafting of complex IT project contracts. In addition, he advises clients on the practical implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and other aspects of data privacy compliance.

Both during his scientific work at the Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition (MPI) and during his major studies, Björn Früh dealt with intellectual property and competition law. Due to his many years of work as a freelance IT developer, in addition to his legal expertise, he also has an in-depth understanding of the technical issues that arise in software projects.

Björn Früh has been a Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E) since 2018 and a specialist lawyer for information technology law since 2020.

Areas of focus/expertise

Case Studies

  • Ongoing advice to a leading international construction equipment manufacturer on data protection compliance in accordance with the GDPR
  • IT and data protection law support for the business model of a scale-up in the AR/VR sector
  • Legal representation of a manufacturing company in ERP project difficulties
  • Ongoing support of a global provider of an HR SaaS solution
  • Defense of an international group of companies from the automotive sector in proceedings of the German Commissioner for Data Protection


  • German Association of Law and Informatics (DGRI)
  • German Bar Association (DAV)
  • Working group on IT law within the German Bar Association (DAVIT)
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)


  • Lecturer for IT law at the Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW) in Stuttgart


Wintersemester 2021/2022, DHBW Stuttgart
IT- und Datenrecht
Studiengang Wirtschaftsinformatik

Wintersemester 2020/2021, DHBW Stuttgart
IT- und Datenrecht
Studiengang Wirtschaftsinformatik

Wintersemester 2019/2020, DHBW Stuttgart
Studiengang Wirtschaftsinformatik

Wintersemester 2018/2019, DHBW Stuttgart
Studiengang Wirtschaftsinformatik

Wintersemester 2017/2018, DHBW Stuttgart
Studiengang Wirtschaftsinformatik


  • Studium in Tübingen
  • Von 2012 bis 2014 Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter bei Gleiss Lutz, Stuttgart
  • 2014 Rechtsanwalt bei Schaudt Rechtsanwälte, Stuttgart
  • seit 2015 Rechtsanwalt bei Vogel & Partner, Stuttgart

Foreign Languages: English, French



Björn FrühJosua Neudeck

iX Heft 7/2021

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Björn FrühJosua Neudeck
App Privacy Labels – Wie gehe ich als App-Anbieter mit Apples »Nährwerttabelle« um?
Datenschutz-Berater Heft 01/2021

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