Esther Schulz

Rechtsanwältin (Lawyer)
Senior Associate
Practice Group: Data Privacy
Practice Group: Digital Business

Esther Schulz has been a member of the IT, Outsourcing & Data Privacy Practice Group and the Distribution & Franchise Systems, E-Commerce Practice Group at Noerr since 2013. She specialises in e-commerce, data protection, IT security and IT contract law. Apart from data protection law topics, her practice focuses on the field of e-commerce. She also has wide-ranging expertise in advising on international webshop and online platforms. In this context, she not only drafts general terms and conditions, data privacy statements and declarations of consent, but also advises on all individual aspects in the fields of website/front-end as well as marketing, advertising and data privacy. She provides advice on these matters on an international basis, also planning and coordinating international rollouts with members of our global network of “best friends” law firms on multijurisdictional legal questions.


  • Data protection and IT security law
  • E-Commerce
  • IT contract law


  • Legal studies at University of Hamburg and at the University of Edinburgh (Scotland)
  • Experience abroad: University of Edinburgh (2007-2008) and Summer School in Shanghai (Intellectual Property Law in the New Media) 2010
  • With Noerr since 2013
  • Admitted to the Munich Chamber of Lawyer 

Selected Publications

  • Das Ende der ausufernden Beauftragtenhaftung im Wettbewerbsrecht – neue Akzentuierung in der Rechtsprechung zur Beauftragtenhaftung nach § 8 Abs. 2 UWG, (Berger/Loeck) , in: MMR 2011, p. 634
  • Besondere datenschutzrechtliche Herausforderungen im Mobile Commerce, in: Bräutigam/Rücker, Rechtshandbuch E-Commerce, 2017