Legal Consultant / Lawyer (f/m/d) E-Commerce France - 2 years limited contract

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!

  • 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), lectures for daily work up to date and are responsible for the content of our legal tech products (e.g. legal text generators)
  • At Trusted Shops itself, you are also the first contact person for corporate questions on French law
  • You are actively involved and want to advance us and our products further
  • As a lawyer (f/m/d), you have the option of becoming part of the law firm FÖHLISCH Rechtsanwälte at the same time

Please hand in your application in english or german

Your profile

  • You have successfully completed a degree with a focus on French law
  • You speak and write French at C1 level and can communicate in our team in German or English
  • 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) and initial experience in providing legal advice
  • A further advantage, but not a must, is knowledge of Belgian law and/or the Flemish language in order to be able to provide support on the Belgian market.
  • Thanks to your quick comprehension and know-how in legal research, you are able to quickly familiarise yourself with new legal areas
  • You enjoy client contact and can explain complex issues in a way that is understandable to laypersons


  • New Work: work up to 100% remotely and take advantage of our flexible model
  • 2 years Limited contract with Europe's trusted brand
  • 30.5 days holiday
  • Buddy programme (an experienced trustee is at your side)
  • Individual training opportunities
  • Team events (summer party, Christmas party, unit events)
  • Health Pass (free online and offline sports, fitness and health courses)

Please hand in your application in english or german


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.

Adriana Degroot

Adriana Degroot

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?

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