Stephan Kress

Stephan Kress is an associate in the Frankfurt office. He practices in the Corporate Department, focusing on:

  • High tech and emerging technology 
  • Information technology 
  • Telecommunications
  • Data privacy 
  • Internet, e-commerce and digital media

Mr. Kress represents major German and international companies with regard to M&A and private equity transactions involving the transfer of technology and the acquisition or sale of technology companies, as well as drafting and negotiating complex technology-related agreements (such as licensing, IT services and outsourcing agreements). He furthermore advises on matters concerning privacy/data security issues, legal requirements regarding online services, e-commerce and web presence, regulatory requirements regarding telecommunications networks and services, and protection of intellectual property.

His industry experience includes working for e-commerce and IT companies, media and communication service providers, financial institutions and private equity funds.

Mr. Kress is certified specialist lawyer for information technology law (Fachanwalt für Informationstechnologierecht).