Sylvain Staub


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Sylvain Staub

Sylvain Staub is a Partner at DS Avocats in Paris. With extensive experience on the French market, he advises SMEs, intermediate-sized companies and key accounts on both transactional and contentious matters related to all areas of IT, software, e-commerce and data protection law.

Syvain is also the founder and CEO of LegalTech Data Legal Drive, a GDPR compliance management platform for all public and private companies.
Sylvan has been a member of the Paris Bar since 1997 (Master’s (DESS) in Information and IT Law, Paris XI, Master’s (DEA) in Public Finance and Tax Law, l’Université de Paris II – Assas).

He joined Christiane Féral-Schuhl’s team at FG Associés, then the IT/Telecoms desk at Salans (Denton), before working for three years in the IT/Data department at Clifford Chance. He is the author of many articles and frequently speaks at conferences.

  • Master’s (DESS) in New Technologies and Communication Law, Université Paris-Sud, 1995 – 1996
  • Master’s (DEA) in Public Finance and Tax Law, Université Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas, 1989 – 1995
  • French
  • English
  • Best Lawyers 2022 – Information Technology Law
  • Best Lawyers 2022 – résolution de litiges
  • Legal 500 2021 – Information Technology, Computers, Internet and Telecom (Band 3)
  • Palmarès du Droit 2021 – Media & Press – Gold Trophy
  • Le Point 2021 – Law of new technologies, computing and communication – 4 stars
  • Decision makers 2021 – Technologies, Internet & Telecommunications – Personal data law (Band 1)
  • Decision makers – Technology, Internet & Telecommunications – Internet law – (band 1)
  • Decision Makers 2021 – Technology, Internet & Telecommunications – IT, software & digital projects – (Band 1)
  • Decision Makers 2021 – Technology, Internet & Telecommunications – Telecommunications law – (Band 3)
  • Chambers & Partners 2021 – Litigation Department (Band 5)

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