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Itsiq Benizri

Itsiq Benizri focuses his practice on EU data protection, cybersecurity and competition law. 

Mr. Benizri advises clients on data protection and cybersecurity compliance issues, including global compliance programs, internal procedures, outsourcing and cross-border data flows. His experience covers several industries, including IT/cloud computing, telecommunications, gaming, banking, automotive, transport, energy, chemicals, food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, and cosmetics.

Mr. Benizri is qualified as a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/E) by the International Association of Privacy Professionals. He is also qualified as a "privacy and cybersecurity national expert" by Getting The Deal Through. Mr. Benizri is also a frequent contributor to the firm's Privacy and Cybersecurity Law Blog.

With regard to competition law, Mr. Benizri advises clients on EU aspects of cartels and merger control proceedings, as well as on online distribution issues. His experience covers several industries, including energy, pharmaceuticals, electronics and financial services.

Mr. Benizri has an active pro bono practice. In this context, he regularly represents clients in civil and criminal cases before Belgian Courts. He also advises international NGOs on data protection and cybersecurity compliance issues.

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Credentials

  • Education

    • LLM, College of Europe, 2015

    • LLM, European University Institute, Florence, 2014

    • LLM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, 2013

    • LLB, Université Libre de Bruxelles, 2011

  • Admissions

    • Brussels

  • Languages

    • French

    • English

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