Richard Otevrel is an attorney at Havel & Partners in Prague (Czech Republic). At Havel & Partners, Mr. Otevrel leads a team providing comprehensive legal services in the area of personal data and privacy protection, including legal aspects of transferring data out of the EU, processing of sensitive personal data, video surveillance techniques, and monitoring of employees.

Additional areas of Mr. Otevrel’s expertise include intellectual and industrial property law, information technology, general issues of EU law, and public regulation. His transactional practice includes protection of designs and trademarks, including enforcement, technology transfers in science and research, commercial aspects of software license agreements and implementation contracts, public regulation of electronic communications, consumer protection, public procurement, and concession agreements. Mr. Otevrel is a member of the Appellate Committees of the Czech Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports. He is also a member of the IAPP. Mr. Otevrel is admitted to practice law in the Czech Republic.