Jörn Schulze-Hesselmann

Jörn Schulze-Hesselmann has extensive expertise in various areas in the sports, media and telecommunications sectors, including IT law, unfair competition law and media and broadcasting law. He brings entrepreneurial experience from his senior position as Head of Legal DACH at DAZN, a global sports broadcaster, and his work at Rocket Internet, one of Europe’s leading venture capital investors. He played a key role in DAZN’s acquisition of audiovisual media rights for the Bundesliga and the UEFA Champions League in Germany.

Jörn Schulze-Hesselmann has a wide-ranging experience in drafting and negotiating complex licensing and distribution agreements, antitrust law questions in connection with the acquisition and the distribution of audiovisual media rights, protecting audiovisual media rights and drafting general terms and conditions in the sports and media sector.

  • Since May 2023 Associate Partner at Lentze Stopper Attorneys at Law.
  • 2017 to 2023 Head of Legal DACH at DAZN
  • 2015 to 2017 Global Head of Legal at a Rocket Internet Venture
  • 2014 to 2015 Research Associate Corporate, M&A, Finance at Raue LLP
  • 2012 to 2014 Legal Clerkship in Berlin and Shanghai
  • 2006 to 2012 Law studies in Freiburg and Berlin
  • 2004 to 2006 Apprenticeship as a banker in Hamburg


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