Nino Tlapak


Nino Tlapak
Nino Tlapak

Nino Tlapak joined DORDA's IT and Data Protection team in 2013 and is a partner since 2021. He focuses on data protection and IT-security law. Further areas of practice include e-commerce and outsourcing. Nino is well known for his data protection activities and also functions as coordinator of DORDA's data protection unit.

In addition, Nino regularly publishes articles in the field of data protection and holds lectures at the Danube-University Krems (Data Protection and Privacy – certified program), the technical colleges FH Technikum Wien and FH Campus Wien as well as the IT-Law LL.M. postgraduate program of the University of Vienna.



University of Vienna, Institute for Information and Media Law, LL.M. (IT-Law)
University of Vienna, Mag iur

Im Regelfall überraschend
Austrian Data Protection Authority issued the "BLACK LIST"
Warum Namen bei Türklingeln stehen dürfen, Private Client 2018

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Chambers Europe, TMT: Information Technology, Band 4 - 2024
Chambers Europe, TMT: IT, Band 4 - 2023
Chambers Europe, TMT: Information Technology, Band 4 - 2022
Euromoney’s LMG Rising Stars Expert Guide, Privacy and Data Protection, Rising Star - 2022
Legal 500, TMT, Next Generation Partner - 2024
Legal 500, Data - Data Privacy & Protection, Next Generation Partner - 2024
Legal 500, TMT, Next Generation Partner - 2023
Legal 500, Data Privacy & Data Protection, Next Generation Partner - 2023
Lexology, Client Choice Award: Blockchain - 2024
Lexology, Client Choice Award: Blockchain - 2022
Lexology, Client Choice Award: Data - Information Technology - 2022
Who's Who Legal, Telecoms Media & Entertainment, Recommended - 2024
Who's Who Legal, TMT, Recommended - 2022

  • EuroPrivacy – GDPR certification scheme – exclusive Partner in Austria

  • PrivacyConnect Co-Chair Vienna

  • Member of, und ITechLaw

  • BNP Paribas Group
    Function as external data protection officer for all Austrian companies

  • Bayer Austria GmbH
    Ongoing advice on data protection law 

  • Erste Digital GmbH
    Advice on cloud strategy and contract negotiations with the leading hyperscalers; support in various IT projects and data protection issues 

  • UNIQA Group
    Many years of advice on data protection agendas including litigation

  • VIG Group
    Part of the incident response team for the entire VIG Group, including CEE branches

German (mother tongue)
English (fluent)

Whereas with some other lawyers or law firms you often have to invest a lot of time and money until the actual problem is understood, with Nino Tlapak you know you are in good hands.