Tarik Arabi

  • Associate
  • Etarik.arabi@lw.com
  • Die Welle
  • Reuterweg 20
  • 60323 Frankfurt am Main
  • Germany
  • T +49.69.6062.6527


Dr. Tarik Arabi is an associate in the Frankfurt office of Latham & Watkins. He advises German and international companies on data privacy issues. Mr. Arabi focusses on the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). He drafts and negotiates privacy-related agreements and represents companies before data protection supervisory authorities. He also advises clients on data privacy issues with respect to transactions and civil claims.

During his PhD he worked as a research assistant for a leading German law firm. As part of the German bar exam at the Higher Regional Court Karlsruhe, Germany, he worked for international law firms in London and San Francisco.


Mr. Arabi’s recent experience includes advising:

  • Leading car manufacturer on the implementation of the GDPR and securities litigation
  • International medical device manufacturers on the implementation of the GDPR and their representation before data protection supervisory authorities
  • Leading international insurance company on the implementation of the GDPR
  • Online auction platform on the implementation of the GDPR
  • Leading social media platform on the implementation of the GDPR

Thought Leadership

  • Datenschutzklagen als Geschäftsmodell kommerzieller Anbieter – Was müssen Unternehmen jetzt beachten -  August 14, 2019
Bar Qualification
  • Rechtsanwalt (Germany)
  • Second German State Exam, Higher Regional Court, Karlsruhe, 2017
  • Dr. iur., Humboldt University, Berlin, 2016
  • LL.M., University of California, Berkeley, 2015
  • First German State Exam, Humboldt University, Berlin, 2013
  • Automotive
  • Healthcare & Life Sciences
  • Technology
  • German
  • English
  • Communications Law
  • Technology Transactions
  • Litigation & Trial Practice
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Data Privacy & Security
  • Payments & Emerging Financial Services