Lokke Moerel

Tilburg University, The Netherlands


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Lokke Moerel is professor of global ICT law at Tilburg University and Senior of Counsel with the leading global technology law firm Morrison & Foerster ( Brussels). She provides strategic advice to the world’s most complex multinational organizations on global implementation of new technologies, digital transformation and cyber security.

In 2020, she co-authored (together with Prof. Dr. Paul Timmers), the public advice Reflections on Digital Sovereignty, in assignment of the University of Utrecht 2020 Annual Constitutional Law Conference, available in English on EU Cyber Direct.

Lokke is a member of the Dutch Cyber Security Council (the advisory body of the Dutch cabinet on cybersecurity), member of the Monitoring Committee of the Dutch Corporate Governance Code, cyber expert on the European Commission’s Horizon2020 Innovation Program and member of the Ethics Board that reviewed the implementation of the Covid tracing app in assignment of the Dutch government.

Lokke received the 2018 International Law Office Client Choice Award for Best Internet & Technology lawyer Germany and the 2018 Acquisition International Global Excellence Award for Most Influential Woman in Data Protection Law.

See for her Tedx talk on AI and Ethics.