Since 2014 Tina Krügel is a W1 professor for IT-Law in particular data protection law at the Institute for Legal Informatics at the Leibniz University of Hanover and since 2016 associated member of the interdisciplinary research centre L3S.
Prof. Dr. Tina Krügel, LL.M., has studied law in Hanover and completed her legal clerkship in Hanover/Johannesburg (South Africa). In 2002 she attended the LL.M.-Programme EULISP in Hanover/Oslo. In 2005 she got her Dr. iur. (e-commerce law). Since 2004 she is an attorney at law with a special focus on IT-Law. She worked for the Institute for Legal Informatics as senior research associate with the main focus on data protection law between 2004 and 2014. In 2014 she was appointed to a professorship in IT law in particular data protection law at the University of Hanover. Since 2016 she is associated member of the interdisciplinary research centre L3S.