Flavius Florea

Counsel și Coordonator al practicii de TMT, IP & Data Protection, Wolf Theiss

Flavius has been involved in advising some of the biggest names in the tech industry and in landmark disputes on the Romanian market, including data privacy (right to be forgotten) and intellectual property disputes. He is one of the few lawyers in Romania with extensive experience in data privacy litigation, having acted as lead lawyer in several disputes in the data privacy field. Flavius has gained the international official accreditation CIPP/ E (Certified Information Privacy Professional / Europe). The CIPP/ Ecertification granted by IAPP, the world’s largest global information privacy community, is the world’s preeminent credential for professionals dealing with legal matters related to privacy. He has authored and co-authored a series of articles on EU data protection regulation, online shopping, prepaid phone card users, internet domains, and the undergraduate education system. Flavius is also a regular speaker at various legal and technology related events.

Notable achievements
Flavius is an enthusiastic lawyer with a Master’s degree in Private Law. He is experienced both in the Telecom, Media and Technology sector and in data protection. Flavius has expertise in advising a wide spectrum of clients from high-profile international companies to vibrant start-ups on data privacy issues, corporate and commercial matters, insolvency, capital markets and e-commerce law. He is particularly interested in the IT&C sector and has coordinated major GDPR compliance projects for a diversified portfolio of clients.

Education & Bar Admission
Bucharest University, Faculty of Law (Bachelor in Law)
Bucharest University, Faculty of Law (Master in Private Law)
Bucharest Bar Association
International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)