Jürg Schneider is a partner with the Swiss law firm Walder Wyss Ltd. Jürg Schneider’s practice areas include information technology, data protection and outsourcing. He regularly advises both Swiss and international firms on comprehensive licensing, development, system integration and global outsourcing projects. He has deep and extensive experience in the fields of data protection, information security and e-commerce, with a particular focus on transborder and international contexts. Jürg Schneider is a member of the board of directors of the International Technology Law Association and co-chair of its data protection committee. In addition, Jürg Schneider regularly publishes and lectures on ICT topics in Switzerland and abroad.
Jürg Schneider was educated at the University of Neuchâtel (lic iur 1992, Dr iur 1999). He has previously worked as a research assistant at the University of Neuchâtel, as a trainee at the legal department of the canton of Neuchâtel and in a Neuchâtel law firm.
Jürg Schneider speaks German, French and English. He is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry and admitted to practise in all of Switzerland.