Legal Consultant (f/m/d) Frech Law (fixed-term)

Trusted Shops AG • Cologne

  • Full-time


from today / asap

Your duties

Trusted Shops was founded in 1999 and is now the leading provider of trust solutions on the internet. In cooperation with the law firm FÖHLISCH Rechtsanwälte (, the Legal Services business unit has been offering innovative legal tech products and highly specialised (international) individual advice in e-commerce law since 2014. 

If you have completed your law studies in France or spent a large part of your studies in France and would now like to join our team of international lawyers as a legal expert with a focus on French e-commerce law, then you have come to the right place!

Please note that this position is a parental leave replacement and is therefore initially limited to a two year contract.

Your Duties:

  • You are available to our French legal clients as a competent contact person for questions and advice in the legal areas relevant to online commerce (especially data protection law, e-commerce law, consumer protection law, competition law and general terms and conditions law), as well as cross-border issues
  • You keep your knowledge in e-commerce law and thus also our documents (e.g. white papers, blog posts) up to date
  • Together with your team you are responsible for the content of our legal tech products (e.g. legal text generators)
  • You assist our Corporate Legal team by answering questions of our employees regarding french law
  • You are actively involved in our daily businessand want to take us and our products ahead
  • As a lawyer (f/m/d) you have the option of becoming part of the law firm FÖHLISCH Rechtsanwälte at the same time

Your profile

  • You have successfully completed your studies in France with a focus on French law
  • You speak and write French at C2 level and can communicate within our team in German (at least B2 level) and English (at least B2 level)
  • You have a good knowledge of the relevant French legal areas (data protection law, e-commerce law, consumer protection law, competition law and general terms and conditions law) 
  • Ideally you have first practical experience in legal advice
  • A knowledge of Belgian law and/or the Flemish language is a further advantage in order to be able to provide support on the Belgian market but not a necessity
  • Thanks to your quick comprehension and know-how in legal research, you can also quickly familiarise yourself with new areas of law
  • You are able to explain complex issues in a way that is understandable to laypersons

What we offer you

  • The freedom to do a really good job
  • New Work: work up to 100% mobile (or on-site/hybrid) within Germany and take advantage of our flexible model
  • 30.5 days vacation
  • Individual training opportunities
  • Health Pass (free online and offline sports, fitness and health courses)
  • Team events (summer party, Christmas party, unit events)
  • An international and diverse environment - colleagues from over 40 nations who work for 13 markets in 5 offices across Europe
  • An unique company spirit - an open error culture, enthusiasm for good results, and giving every individual room for growth

Please submit your CV in German or English!


Not sure if you are what we are looking for? Apply!
At Trusted Shops, we are interested in you as a person - whether you fit in with us is
independent of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion/belief, disability, age, sexual orientation and identity. Trusted Shops is clearly committed to diversity and against discrimination.

Kristina Brand

Kristina Brand

Inhouse Recruiter Tech & Corporate Functions

Your benefits in legal

New work

Work from wherever you feel most comfortable. Whether in one of our 5 offices or temporary from another location in Europe.

Health Pass

Stay fit – physically and psychologically. Our company health management offers you a wide range of courses, presentations and workshops.

International flair

With a team from more than 40 different nations, it never gets boring. We celebrate our diversity and the countless new perspectives it gives us.

Individual development opportunities

Unleash your talent and improve your individual skills that support you in your work.

Buddy programme

Your buddy will help you settle in when you first start out with us. Later, you can also share your experience with new colleagues.

Team events

Whether in summer, winter or whenever it suits your team – we enjoy spending time together.

Our values


Open and clear communication gets us to our goals quickly. Address your topics openly – we will find a solution for everything together.


Every single one of our colleagues is a valuable part of our community. Respectful interaction and openness are prerequisites for our work.


We know you’re doing a great job – otherwise you wouldn't be here. We trust you, your skills, ideas and intentions.

Have we awakened your interest?

Apply now