J. Stephan Kress

Latham & Watkins LLP
Kress, Stephan
Stephan Kress is an associate in the Frankfurt office of Latham & Watkins. He practices in the Corporate Department, focusing on high tech and emerging technology, information technology, telecommunications, data privacy, internet, e-commerce, and digital media. Mr. Kress represents major German and international companies with regard to M&A and private equity transactions involving the transfer of technology and the acquisition or sale of technology companies, as well as drafting and negotiating complex technology-related agreements (such as licensing, IT services, and outsourcing agreements). He furthermore advises on matters concerning privacy/data security issues, legal requirements regarding online services, e-commerce and web presence, regulatory requirements regarding telecommunications networks and services, and protection of intellectual property. His industry experience includes working for e-commerce and IT companies, media and communication service providers, financial institutions, and private equity funds. Mr. Kress is certified specialist lawyer for information technology law.