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Dr. Svenja Buckstegge

+49 (711) 60187-188

Dr. Svenja Buckstegge is part of the OPPENLÄNDER team awarded by Legal 500 with broad expertise in data protection law and intellectual property law.

Svenja Buckstegge was born in Böblingen. She studied law in Jena and Dijon. She researched her comparative law thesis on national certification marks, inter alia, in Cambridge and Strasbourg.

She has worked as a lawyer since 2016 concentrating on data protection law and intellectual property. At the DHBW Heilbronn (University of Applied Sciences) she introduces students to data protection and trademark law. She is also a member of the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR).

Languages: English, French


Svenja Buckstegge specializes in data protection law and intellectual property law. In the field of data protection law, she has been providing support since the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation and has advised many clients on the implementation of that new regulation. She resolves complex data protection issues, in particular in the implementation of digital innovations with professional and practical solutions. Companies in the health sector value her special expertise in health data protection.

The interface to intellectual property law proves useful in advising on marketing activities. In intellectual property law, Svenja Buckstegge specializes in particular on trademark and competition law and has successfully conducted many infringement cases. When swift action is required after receiving a cease-and-desist letter, clients can count on her.

Svenja Buckstegge is the author of many specialized publications, inter alia she wrote the commentary on health data protection law in Saalfrank, Handbook of Medical and Health Law. She lectures regularly on her areas of expertise.


  • Admitted as lawyer since

  • Doctorate

  • Studies in Jena and Dijon

    2008 - 2014