Lawyer and Partner
Ratajczak & Partner mbB
- Competences: data / information protection, software medical device law, IT forensics
- Markets: EU, Germany
Ratajczak & Partner mbB is one of the most renowned German law offices in the field of medical law. Gerald Spyra, LL.M is a lawyer and has been a partner of Ratajczak & Partner since 2018. Prior to that, he was head of data protection at a medium-sized consulting company and an independent lawyer. He is also a data protection officer for a hospital. He advises his clients, mainly in the health sector, in the areas of data / information protection, software medical device law and IT forensics. In addition, he is editor / author of numerous books / articles in the field of data protection. As a member of several standardization committees concerning IT security for medical devices, he is always informed about current developments of relevant standards. Furthermore, he is a frequently invited speaker at numerous renowned educational institutions, ministries or organizations on the topics of data protection / software medical device law and IT forensics.
“Because medical devices are becoming increasingly digital, data processing is getting more and more complex. Since the correct processing of data is essential, especially for medical devices, the protection of data must be given more and more attention. I would like to contribute my expertise in this area and develop solutions together with the other partners that benefit the patient, who can be any one of us.”