Wirtschaftskanzlei Graf von Westphalen

Dr Thomas Schuster


Dr Thomas Schuster specialises in public data and information law, including e-government law, constitutional law and administrative law. He has particular and extensive experience in advising on the digitisation of public administration, on digital transformation processes in the public sector, on the communication and external presentation of the public sector in the digital age, as well as on all data protection and information law issues in this context. In addition, he has extensive expertise in constitutional law, in particular in fundamental communication and media rights as well as in the constitutional protection of data and secrecy.



GvW Graf von Westphalen
Forststraße 7 – Bosch Areal
70174 Stuttgart


Professional positions in the judiciary, academia and the legal profession, in particular academic assistant at KIT (Chair of Public Law, in particular public information law, data protection law and regulatory law) as well as academic assistant at the Federal Constitutional Court in the BVR Masing department (focus on data protection law, media constitutional law and freedom of information law), most recently lawyer and counsel in an international commercial law firm


Studied in Freiburg; Legal clerkship in Stuttgart, Berlin and Speyer; Doctorate at the German University of Administrative Sciences, Speyer


Deutscher Juristentag e. V.


German, English, French