Guenther, Jan-Philipp

Dr. Jan-Philipp Günther

Baker & McKenzie Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten, Wirtschaftsprüfern und Steuerberatern mbB


Dr. Jan-Philipp Günther is an associate in Baker McKenzie’s Munich office and a member of the Information Technology Practice Group. Before joining the Firm in 2015, he was a research associate at the Department of Criminal Law, Criminal Justice, Legal Theory, Information and Computer Science Law at the University of Wuerzburg, and a legal trainee for an international law firm. Dr. Günther clerked at the Regional Court of Wuerzburg and worked for an international law office in Tokyo, assisting in corporate law and litigation.

Practice Focus

Dr. Günther focuses his practice on all aspects of information technology. He particularly advises German and international clients on IT contract law, e-commerce law, internet law, compliance issues, legal aspects of autonomous systems and internet of things, data protection and privacy.


  • Germany (2015)


  • Julius Maximilian University, Wuerzburg (Dr. iur.) (2016)
  • Higher Regional Court of Bamberg (Assessor Exam) (2014)
  • Julius Maximilian University, Wuerzburg (Referendar Exam) (2010)


  • English
  • German