Gijs van Mansfeld

Gijs van Mansfeld

Baker & McKenzie Amsterdam N.V.


Gijs van Mansfeld is an associate in the IP/IT & Commercial Practice Group of Baker McKenzie, Amsterdam. He has in-depth knowledge of data protection, IP/IT contracting and protection against IP infringement.

Practice Focus

Gijs focuses on privacy and data protection matters with particular emphasis on cross-border projects, and compliance with consumer protection laws. He further advises domestic and international clients on copyright and trademark infringements as well as consumer-related topics.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Dutch Association of Data Protection (VPR) - Member
  • Dutch Copyright Association (VvA) - Member


  • Amsterdam~Netherlands (2016)


  • VU University Amsterdam (Copyright Infringement on the Internet) (2016)


  • Dutch
  • English
  • German


Author, "Dutch Data Protection Authority order against Whatsapp upheld," Leading Internet Case Law, February 2017

Author, "Het vervolg op Bestwater. ‘Nieuw publiek’ bij openbaarmaking uit ongeoorloofde bron," Tijdschrift voor Computerrecht, July 2016