Dr. Matthias Scholz is a partner at Baker & McKenzie´s Frankfurt office. He has more than 20 years of experience in the IT/C industry sector and advises German and international companies of all industry sectors in the full range of information technology, intellectual property as well as communications and media law concerns in contentious and non-contentious matters. He is a member of the firm’s global IT/C Steering Committee and chairs the firm's European IT/C Steering Committee. He led the Germany/Austria Information Technology (IT) Practice Group for many years. He chairs the advisory board to the German Association of Law and Informatics (DGRI).