Laura-Sophie Walter studied law at the Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, where she also earned a certificate in "Anglo-American and International Legal Studies" under Prof. Byrd. After successfully passing the first state examination, she completed her legal clerkship and also successfully passed the second state examination.
After her admission to the bar in 2016, Laura-Sophie Walter initially worked in a boutique law firm in Cologne specializing in IT and data protection law as well as in a law firm in Erfurt in the area of contract law before joining LLR's Cologne office in 2019.
In 2018, Laura-Sophie Walter was certified as a data protection officer by TÜV Rheinland. She also successfully completed the specialist lawyer course in information technology law as proof of special theoretical knowledge when awarded the title of "Specialist Lawyer for Information Technology Law".
Laura-Sophie Walter advises and represents national and international clients in the areas of information technology and digitalization. One focus of her work is the drafting and negotiation of IT contracts as well as the legal support of IT outsourcing and IT projects. The core area of her practice is consulting in the field of digital, data-driven business models and agile methods. Her field of activity is extended by advising and representing her clients in data protection issues. Her activities include the drafting and negotiation of contracts, the development of custom-fit GTCs, the preparation of expert opinions, legal advice, and the representation of interests in and out of court.
Laura-Sophie Walter regularly publishes specialist articles in the subject areas she works on and contributes to legal publications.
She is also a member of the German Women Lawyers Association and the Cologne Lawyers Association.
When Laura-Sophie Walter is not working, she enjoys spending time with her dog, meeting with family and friends, or traveling to countries near and far.