Dr Cornelius Böllhoff

Counsel
Career

Born in Bielefeld in 1982. Studied Law in Halle (Saale) and Munich. Legal Traineeship at the Higher Regional Court of Berlin with stations in Berlin and Seoul, South Korea. 2007 first State examination, 2012 second State examination. 2005‐2007 Assistant at the Chair of Prof Dr Hans Lilie at the Halle‐Wittenberg University. 2011 doctorate degree with Prof Dr Michael Germann at Halle‐Wittenberg University.

Joined the firm in 2013.

Practice

Public commercial law, data protection law, constitutional law, compliance.

Member of the administrative law working group of the German Bar Association (DAV) and the Association of Data Protection and Data Security (GDD e. V.)

Lecturer at Halle‐Wittenberg University.

Comprehensive legal advice and acting as legal counsel for the Coca Cola group, Germany, on data protection law; comprehensive legal advice for the Novartis Pharma group on data protection law; legal advice for Philip Morris GmbH, Germany, on data protection law; legal advice and acting as counsel for Debeka before the data protection supervisory authority and implementation of full data protection compliance,

Acting as counsel for ULD Schleswig‑​Holstein in an action against Facebook in the ECJ Facebook‑​Fanpage case,

Extensive experience in litigation before the administrative courts in the area of public commercial law (in particular gambling law, at present: acting as counsel of Tipico group in a sports betting concession procedure). Legal advice and acting as counsel for Federal and Länder authorities in digitisation projects, in particular in the field of eGovernment; ongoing legal advice on data protection law and serving as counsel for the Coca‑​Cola Group; ongoing advice on data protection law for a global pharmaceuticals company; advising and acting as counsel for family businesses (inter alia market leader in the automotive sector); legal advice on digital projects and company start‑​up ideas; data protection advice and serving as counsel for hospitals and health‑​care facilities; acting as counsel for Debeka before the Rhineland‑​Palatinate supervisory data‑​protection authority and implementation of comprehensive data protection compliance system (2013 – 2015); acted as counsel for Schleswig‑​Holstein data protection supervisory authority (ULD) in proceedings involving the Facebook fanpage before the European Court of Justice (C‑210/16); experience in litigation before administrative courts in public commercial law (in particular gambling law, here: acting as counsel for various providers in proceedings involving sports‑​betting concession); legal expertises in the area of gambling law.

Publications

Publications on Constitutional law.

publications

Languages

German, English

Dr Cornelius Böllhoff

Dr Cornelius Böllhoff

Berlin
T +49 30 885665‐176
F +49 30 885665‐99

Munich
T +49 89 2420678‐176
F +49 89 2420678‐69

boellhoff@redeker.de

Assistance:
Vanessa Breier
Tatjana Milanovic