Vittorio De Vecchi Lajolo


Vittorio De Vecchi Lajolo has finished his law studies at Milan University in October, 2011 and works at THOMAS RECHTSWANWÄLTE since Mai, 2012. During his studies he has focussed on intellectual property has a special interests in the legal issues related to the music industry.

He is admitted both to the Italian and German as a member respectively of Milan's and Berlin’s bar association.

A part from this, he studied film directing at FAMU academy in Prague, works as a musician and has composed stage music at the Burgtheater (Vienna) and the Schauspielhaus Zürich. 


Educational and professional background: 

  • 2018: certification as Data Protection Officer pursuant to the GDPR (TÜV)

  • 2018: admission to the German bar as “Rechtsanwalt” (lawyer)

  • 2015: admission to the Italian bar as "avvocato" and to the German Bar as "niedergelassener italienischer Rechstanwalt"

  • September 2014: approval of state bar admission exam in Italy

  • 2012 - 2013: legal practitioner at THOMAS RECHTSANWÄLTE in Berlin

  • until October 2011: law studies at the University of Milan

  • 2010: Frankling Pierce Law Center "China Intellectual Property Summer School", Tsinghua University, Beijing

  • 2005: Semester abroad at Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main

  • 2004: A-Levels

Professional experience:

  • guest lectures at Osnabrück University about the relevance of intellectual property in terms of innovation, within the course "Innovation Management"

  • guest lecturer for the course "Foundations of Politics and Law" and "Media law" (law) at the Macromedia Hochschule in Berlin (WT 15-16, ST 16)

  • film and stage music composer at Burgtheater (Vienna) and Schauspielhaus Zürich, Schauspielhaus Wuppertal, Festspiele Wangen i. A.

  • 2005-2007: film directing studies at NYFA in London and FAMU in Prague

  • R&D department at Filmmaster s.r.l. filmproductions in Milan



  • Il ritratto tra GDPR e legge sul diritto d’autore (Il diritto industriale, 2018, VI, 532).

  • Guerra al cattivo gusto,, Jan. 11th, 2018.

  • Commerciale o non commerciale? Creative Commons in Italia e Germania (Il diritto industriale, 2016, V).

  • Licenze Creative Commons: libere e sicure (Il diritto industriale, 2014, V, 433)

  • "Torpedoklagen" bei Persönlichkeitsrechtsverletzungen im Internet (MMR 2013, 422)

  • Torpedo e diritti della personalità: diffamazione in torpedo (Il diritto industriale, 2013, I, 52) .

  • Alea ACTA est? (Il diritto industriale, 2012, IV, 301).


  • Italian

  • German

  • English

  • Spanish

  • French

  • Czech