Jens Engelhardt is a lawyer and has been advising as a highly specialized lawyer (specialist lawyer for IT law, specialist lawyer for copyright and media law and specialist lawyer for industrial property rights) for almost 20 years in IT & IP law. Since 2019 Jens Engelhardt has been listed in "Deutschlands beste Anwälte" and "Best Lawyers" for the area of Data Security and Privacy Law.

Jens Engelhardt is the contact person for companies in the field of data protection, IT security and IT compliance in connection with the development and implementation of data protection and security concepts in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). When introducing new software and new technologies such as CRM systems, ERP systems (e.g. SAP S/4HANA®), HR tools, big data applications, block chain technologies, credit card payment systems (PCI-DSS), tracking systems, location-based services and social media connections, he develops data protection-compliant application strategies and solutions for companies according to best practice.

Through NOTOS Xperts GmbH, he is available for the position of an external data protection officer or data protection consultant. The aim is to enable clients to concentrate on their core business. Data protection measures and IT security measures should not impair a client's business, but rather promote it.

The team around Jens Engelhardt as managing director of NOTOS Xperts GmbH advises more than 50 clients nationwide as external data protection officers or data protection consultants.

Professional Vita

  • Since 2011: Member of the Advisory Board of the Institute for Information Law at the Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences
  • Since 2010: Lecturer for IT Law at the University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt, Department of Computer Science
  • 2008: Lecturer for data protection law at the University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt, Department of Computer Science
  • Since 2008: NOTOS (Partner)
  • 2003-2007: Engelhardt + Braune Attorneys at Law
  • 2001-2003: Skill Portal AG | fairpartners (Legal counsel)
  • Since 1999: Publisher – Portal for Law. Computer Science. New technologies.
  • 1991-1998: General Studies and Law Studies at Johan Wolfgang Goethe-University in Frankfurt am Main, Germany


Publications / talks (selection)

* with Dr. Olaf Stefan Göhrs
** with Dr. Martin Steinebach, Patrick Wolf, Jee-Un Kim
*** with Dr. Martin Steinebach und Patrick Wolf

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Authorized representative | External Data Protection Officer

ISO 27001
Cerificates of competence for data protection officers
Basic certificate of project management from GPM