Area of Expertise

IT law and data protection

Our specialists have market-leading expertise in IT law with primary focus on personal data and privacy issues.

Our experienced specialists can support you in all your IT-related challenges. For example, we assist you with:

  • system procurement,
  • outsourcing
  • procurement of cloud services and IT services,
  • the establishment of development and licensing agreements.

Our advice often includes open source licenses, the use of cookies and other internet related issues.

Great GDPR competence

We can help you with all personal data and information security issues. This may include, for example:

  • General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) training courses
  • GDPR implementation support
  • Assistance in the case of any matters with the Swedish Data Protection Authority.

We also provide you with immediate assistance if the business has been affected by a personal data breach and you need advice on any potential notification requirements to the Swedish Data Protection Authority.

Broad expertise within the entire IT industry

We work with a wide range of companies in the IT industry. For example:

  • telecommunications and internet operators,
  • e-commerce companies,
  • IT consultants,
  • hardware manufacturers,
  • software development companies,
  • investors and customers to the aforementioned actors.


Very skilled team that always gives value. I always feel important and get very engaged and committed individuals to support me in whatever legal matter I need help with. The legal advice is always well balanced according to the risk level we can accept. I am especially impressed with their solution focus and that nothing seems impossible even though the legal framework might be challenging in certain areas where we operate. Setterwalls is our selected long-term legal partner and I have very strong trust in them.

Legal 500

The practice’s knowledge and expertise about data protection is of the upmost highest level when it comes to international questions and dependencies. They are able to support international businesses acting both inside and outside the EU. They have the strength to support the business’ needs in data protection in combination with all kind of areas and topics, like sales, marketing, HR, finance, technology and IT security. The support and received feedback is incredibly quick

Legal 500

Pragmatic and to the point with a practical, balanced view.

Legal 500

Easy to get in touch with. They helped us with our GDPR project in a very competent way.

Legal 500

Setterwalls has a knowledgeable and committed team helping us with our different GDPR questions. They do the work in an efficient and trustworthy which we are very satisfied with.

Legal 500

Want to know more? Contact:


Jörgen Axelsson Joacim Johannesson Sophia Spala


Fredrik Roos


Marc Tullgren Jonatan Blomqvist