Dr. Marc Hilber
LL.M. (Illinois)

IT Law and Data ProtectionCommercialCorporate Insurance

Dr. Marc Hilber<br/>LL.M. (Illinois)


Marc Hilber is specialised in advising companies on technology related transactions, and in particular on joint ventures as well as outsourcing and software development projects. He advises on contract structuring for outsourcing and cloud computing, on software projects, e-commerce and on data protection law.

According to the “Kanzleimonitor” law firm survey conducted by the Federal Association of Corporate Lawyers [Bundesverband für Unternehmensjuristen, BUJ], Marc ranks among the most recommended German IT lawyers in Germany. He is also recommended by name in the JUVE Handbook German Commercial Law Firms. The US-American publishing company Best Lawyers named him “Lawyer of the Year” in 2017 and, in 2020, the German economic journal WirtschaftsWoche voted him for the third time to be one of the best lawyers in Germany for IT-Law.

Marc Hilber is editor of the guide to Cloud Computing published by Otto Schmidt and co-editor of Beck's Online Commentary in IT Law (2019).


Marc is a partner of Oppenhoff. He was an associate and managing associate at Oppenhoff & Rädler / Linklaters LLP from 2002 to 2007. He studied law at the Universities of Passau, Angers, Illinois (LL.M.) and Cologne (Dr. iur.). As part of his legal training he worked for the US law firm Allegaert Berger & Vogel in New York.


Dr. Marc Hilber
LL.M. (Illinois)


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