Dr. Anna-Lena Hoffmann

Senior Associate


Anna-Lena Hoffmann advises companies on all aspects of data protection law. She in particularly focuses on the implementation of data protection compliance systems and data driven business models. She advises in German and English.

Anna-Lena Hoffmann studied law in Freiburg. She has worked as a senior associate in a regional law firm while completing her doctorate on health data protection law. Anna-Lena lectures at several Universities of Applied Sciences.

Recent publications

  • The Role of Opening Clauses in Harmonization of EU Law: Example of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (together with Emilia Mišćenić), in: EU and comparative law issues and challenges series – ECLIC 2020, 44-61

  • Öffnungsklauseln in der Datenschutz-Grundverordnung (DSGVO): Harmonisierungsmaßnahme oder Harmonisierungshemmer im EU Binnenmarkt? (together with Emilia Mišćenić), in: Sander, Gerald/Pošćić, Ana/Martinović, Adrijana (Hrsg.), Exploring the Social Dimension of Europe. Essays in Honour of Nada Bodiroga-Vukobrat, Verlag Dr. Kovac, Hamburg 2021, 231-247