Christian Kuß, LL.M.

Christian Kuß, LL.M.

Christian Kuß, LL.M.


T +49 221 9937 25686

Industries Information Tech & Telecommunications

Areas of practice

Christian Kuß advises national and international clients on legal issues pertaining to IT, copyright and data protection law. He specialises in drafting and negotiating IT contracts, including licensing, IT outsourcing and IT project agreements as well as service level agreements. Another focus area is data protection law, where his advisory services especially include examining the permissibility of future data processing activities and examining and assessing the internal organisation of data protection.


Christian Kuß studied law with a focus on IT law at the Westfälische Wilhelms-University Münster (Germany) from 2002 to 2007 and subsequently obtained his LL.M. in Bristol (England). During his traineeship he worked inter alia in the field of intellectual property and information law of numerous large commercial law firms. From 2011 onwards, Christian Kuß worked in the IT department of an international law firm in Düsseldorf (Germany). He joined Luther in 2013.

Honors and distinctions
  • Best Lawyers (2021): Award in "Information Technology Law" and "Information Technology Law"
  • Best Lawyers (2022): Award in "Data Security and Privacy Law" and "Information Technology Law"
  • The Legal 500 Germany (2021): "Next Generation Names" Award in IT Transactions and Outsourcing
  • (2020/2021): Recommendation in "Data protection law"
  • Best Lawyers (2021): Award in "Information Technology Law"
  • The Legal 500 Germany (2020): Mention in Information Technology - Information Technology and Digitalization ("excellent expert in the field of information technology law")
  • (2019/2020): Recommendation in "Data protection law"
  • The Legal 500 (since 2016): Germany: Listed in "Outsourcing".

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