Partner, Bär & Karrer Ltd
Dr Jan Kleiner co-heads the firm’s sport, media and data protection practice groups. His practice covers contentious and non-contentious matters in the fields of national and international sports law as well as media, entertainment and data protection law. He furthermore advises clients on technology and telecommunication law matters.
Jan Kleiner has obtained a doctorate in international sports law from the University of Zurich and holds a Global Executive Master in International Sports Law from the Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economia in Madrid (Spain).
Jan Kleiner regularly publishes on national and international sports law topics and data protection matters. He is a lecturer in international sports law at the University of Zurich and in various other national and international sports law master programmes. He is also a lecturer in data protection law at the University of Applied Sciences of the Canton of Graubünden. He furthermore acts as President of the Sports Law Alumni, an international alumni organisation of sports law graduates.
Jan Kleiner is listed as a Thought Leader in sports law by Who’s Who Legal and he is a recognised leader in technology, media and telecommunications law.