Per Kristian Stöcker studied law at the Universities of Marburg, Bonn and Cologne. During his studies and legal clerkship, Per Kristian Stöcker worked as an editor for a legal publishing house in Bonn and completed a traineeship in product management there. He then worked as a research assistant in the patent department of an international logistics group and in a law firm in Cologne specializing in IT law and intellectual property protection.
Since 2015, Per Kristian Stöcker has been admitted to the bar and is TÜV-certified as an external Data Protection Officer. Since 2018, he has also been certified as a Data Protection Officer at the European Centre on Privacy and Cybersecurity at Maastricht University.
Before joining LLR's Cologne office in 2020, he worked for several years as a lawyer and external Data Protection Officer in law firms in Cologne and Frankfurt.
Per Kristian Stöcker provides cross-industry advice at the interface of law and technology, primarily on issues of data protection law, IT law and collective labor law. He also supports his clients in IT projects, audits and certification projects (ISO standards or TISAX) as well as in crisis management following data breaches and attacks on the IT infrastructure. In addition to providing legal advice and representation, he acts as an external Data Protection Officer for individual companies and corporate groups. He is the managing director of LLR Data Security and Consulting GmbH.
Per Kristian Stöcker is a lecturer at the Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg / DHBW) in Heilbronn for data protection and data security, and regularly lectures for various institutions also on topics such as whistleblowing, regulation of artificial intelligence and trade secret protection.
Since 2021, Per Kristian Stöcker has been an honorary board member of the Cologne Bar Association.
Per Kristian Stöcker spends his recreation with his family, roaming the woods with his dog or on his mountain bike, meeting old and new friends.