Dr Thomas Thalhofer is a partner at Noerr’s Munich office and heads the fast developing Digital Business Practice, which is also a driver behind developing Noerr’s internal technology further. He specialises in contract drafting and project advice in complex national and international digitalisation projects, IT outsourcing projects and corporate transactions in the area of technology. Other specialisations are IT litigation, software licensing law, data protection law, IT compliance and telecommunications law. In addition to his practice, Dr Thomas Thalhofer publishes regularly. He is co-chair of the Dispute Resolution Committee of the ITechLaw Association, co-chair of the Committee of Experts for Outsourcing of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Recht und Informatik and member of the Deutsche Anwaltverein (workgroup IT). He also lectures in the course for the qualification Specially Qualified IT Lawyer. He is recognised by the major leading reviewing bodies as one of the leading IT and digitalisation lawyers in Germany.