Prof. Dr. Sibylle Gierschmann is partner at TaylorWessing law firm. She is qualified to practice law in both Germany and the U.S. (New York). Sibylle is an accredited specialist lawyer in the field of copyright and media law and also a certified data protection auditor (TÜV). For over 20 years she has been advising international clients in all contentious and non-contentious privacy/data protection law matters. She is an Honorary Professor at the German University of the Federal Armed Forces and a regular speaker and commentator regarding data protection law issues. She is co-editor of a German Legal Commentary on the EU General Data Protection Regulation (Gierschmann/Schlender/ Stentzel/Veil, Kommentar Datenschutz-Grundverordnung, Bundesanzeiger-Verlag), co-editor of the legal magazine “Multimedia und Recht (MMR)” (multimedia and law) and academic advisor of one of the leading German magazines on data protection law (“Datenschutzrecht (ZD)”).