Valérie Aumage

Partner

Valérie Aumage heads our IT & Data Protection department.

Valérie advises her clients IT contracts drafting and negotiation, digital projects structuring and digital transformation. She assists her clients in data protection in France and abroad, both for their overall compliance or for specific issues such as cookies compliance, data transfers outside the EU, requests for the exercise of data subjects’ rights, cybersecurity issues or personal data breaches. In this respect, her team has extensive experience in the management of national and transnational projects involving IT and personal data. Valérie also assists her clients with IT and Data Privacy-related pre-litigation and litigation matters.

Valérie regularly publishes articles in various legal magazines and books such as EDICO or Petites Affiches and gives lectures both in France and abroad. In this respect, she is a lecturer in the university diploma in Law and Mass Distribution at the University of Sorbonne Paris Nord.

WHAT THEY SAY
  • Valérie Aumage is ranked in the Data Privacy and Data Protection category in the Legal 500 EMEA 2022
    ‘Valérie Aumage is extremely professional and made herself available quickly. Rigour and perfect mastery of IT subjects allowed a quick signing.’
    ‘Ability to mobilise quickly on complex issues. Excellent knowledge of the environment and our context.’
    ‘Expertise, efficiency and a sense of results.’
    ‘A very strong team with a deep expertise in privacy and data protection.’
    ‘Valérie Aumage has a great experience in data protection and knows very well how to find practical solutions in order to implement legal requirements considering the needs of the business.’
    ‘Franklin is formed by outstanding avocats providing best-in-class advice. It is a full-service law firm putting their clients above all. Communication is outstanding, making the client feel that it has all the support it needs to overcome any issues. They provide flexible rates and are all experts in their field. Franklin people are well aware of the modern problems caused by technological developments and they are always finding out of the box solutions.’
    ‘Valérie Aumage is a very professional lawyer with great and broad expertise in the TMT/data protection fields. She is a ‘thought leader’ in the field and develops a unique way when it comes to approaching a specific problem, always finding the best possible solutions for her clients.’
  • Valérie Aumage is ranked in the category «Excellent» in «Data protection law», in the category «Leading» in «Télécommunications law», n the category «Highly Recommended» in «IT, software & digital projects» and in «Internet» of the 2022 «Technologies, internet & telecommunications» Guide
  • Valérie Aumage est classée dans la catégorie «Excellent» en «Droit des données personnelles», dans la catégorie «Incontournable» en «Droit des télécommunications», dans la catégorie «Forte  notoriété» en «Informatique, software & projets digitaux» et «Droit de l’internet» du guide «Innovation, Technologies & Propriété Intellectuelle» 2022 de Décideurs Magazine – Leaders League.
  • Valérie Aumage  is individually ranked in Best Lawyers 2022 in Information Technology Law and Privacy & Data Security Law.
  • Valérie Aumage is ranked in the category «Excellent» in «Data protection law» and in the category «Leading» in «Télécommunications law» of the 2021 «Technologies, internet & telecommunications» Guide, in the category «Highly recommended» in «E-health» of the 2021 «Healthcare, pharmaceuticals & biotech» Guide, in the category «Highly recommended» in «International investigation and internal investigation» and in the category «Highly recommended» in «Compliance program» of the 2021 «Compliance» Guide of Leaders League.
  • Unquestionable and continuously renewed expertise, with the ability to analyse quickly and suggest appropriate responses.”
    Legal 500, Data privacy and data protection 2021
  • Practice head Valérie Aumage has “formidable knowledge of the legal corpus and great negotiating skills”
    Legal 500, IT, Internet & Telecoms, 2016
  • Unquestionable and continuously renewed expertise, with the ability to analyse quickly and suggest appropriate responses.”
    Legal 500, Data privacy and data protection 2021
  • Practice head Valérie Aumage has “formidable knowledge of the legal corpus and great negotiating skills”
    Legal 500, IT, Internet & Telecoms, 2016
Education
  • CNIL : DPO certified by the CNIL
  • University of Paris XI Sceaux : Master’s degree 2 (DESS) in computer law and information technologies, Major of the year
  • University of Paris XI Sceaux : Master’s degree 1 in commercial law with a focus on international careers