Gawain Thimm

Gawain Thimm

Graduate Lawyer

Short Vita

As a Graduate Lawyer and certified data protection officer at KINAST Attorneys At Law, Gawain Thimm advises medium-sized companies, non-profit organizations and group companies. His clients include companies in the fields of e-commerce, online marketing and Big Data, the automotive and aviation industries, as well as medium-sized companies in various sectors and non-profit organizations operating nationwide.

Clients appreciate Mr. Thimm’s openness to pragmatic solutions as well as his expertise and accuracy when dealing with sensitive issues under data protection law.


  • Certified Data Protection Officer (TÜV Nord), Authorized representative of a real estate company
  • Many years of voluntary work for Hochschulsport Düsseldorf e.V.
  • Legal clerkship at the German Embassy in Moscow and Holthoff-Pförtner Attorneys-at-Law, among others
  • Former employee of a supra-regional consulting firm for data protection law
  • Sideline activities for law firms as well as for the Düsseldorfer Finanzforum
Area of expertise
  • Legal clerkship at the German Embassy in Moscow and at Holthoff-Pförtner Attorneys at Law
  • Studied law at the MLU Halle-Wittenberg and the HHU Düsseldorf with a focus on corporate and commercial law
IT service provider
Wholesale and Retail
Churches & Non-Profit-Organisations
Logistics & Transport
Marketing & E-Commerce
Digital Media
Industrial sector
Insurance industry