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An overview of selected members

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Law and Economics Foundation St. Gallen

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Schürmann Rosenthal Dreyer Rechtsanwälte

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Executive Board

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Kai Jacob

LLI Board Member and KPMG Law

Kai is the founder and co-chair of the Liquid Legal Institute. He is also a partner in Legal Operations & Transformation Services (LOTS) at KPMG Law since 2021. Before KPMG Law, Kai was a partner at Deloitte Legal and previously spent many years at SAP SE.

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Dierk Schindler

LLI Board Member and Bosch AG

Dierk is Co-Founder of the LLI and Co-CEO. Dierk is Vice President & Head of Corporate Legal Services, Mobility Solutions, Supply Chain & Logistics at Bosch. In addition, he is an academic lecturer on topics regarding innovation in business and law.

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Bernhard Waltl

LLI Board Member and BMW Group

Bernhard is computer scientist and Co-Founder of the LLI and Co-CEO. Bernhard is fellow of the Stanford Law School (CodeX). He joined BMW Group in 2017 where he is the Legal Operations Officer at the Legal Department.

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Evgeny Ioffe

Head of Business Development & Administration

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Richard Birke

Manager Projects & Events, Social Media, Administration

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Carla Wengenroth

Manager Projects & Events, Social Media, Administration

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Büsra Bayzat

Manager Projects & Events, Social Media, Administration

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LLI Ambassadors

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Tatiana Caldas-Löttiger

International business lawyer with 12+ years of experience working in the intersection between law, technology, and regulatory affairs within the telecom/IT law/Cloud industry, including Data Privacy & Security. Tatiana has extensive international working experience and a solid understanding of the regulatory environments in the EU, USA, and LATAM from working with political bodies, policymakers, and academia on technology policy issues. Tatiana is LLI Ambassador for Northern Europe.

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Anita Lamprecht

Dr. Anita Lamprecht

International Lawyer | Future Law | Metaverse Enthusiast

I am an expat lawyer for 2 decades. Gathering international experience in highly diverse and multicultural places such as Geneva, Dubai, Zug, London and Vienna. I am driven by the respect for other cultures, the necessity of access to justice and the amazing opportunities digital technology can offer. Law and technology are the ideal partners to me. Why am I a future law and metaverse enthusiast ? Because our (digital) future is «vague, but exciting».

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Robert Dilworth

Managing Director & Assoc. General Counsel, Bank of America / BofA Securities (ex-Merrill Lynch)

I have 30 yrs experience as in-house counsel in global financial institutions (BofA and Deutsche Bank) and prior to that, 6 yrs as associate at Cleary Gottlieb. My practice areas (derivatives, securities, banking) have often been in areas well ahead of the development of the law, so I'm comfortable with (and challenged by) uncertainty. I hope to bring this background and my energies to further LII goals. A confirmed Atlanticist, I split life between New York City and Hamburg, and aim to be a bridge between liked-minded innovators on both continents.

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Supervisory Board

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Eva Gardyan-Eisenlohr

Olympus Corporation

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Prof. Dr. Thomas Wegerich

German Law Publishers GmbH/Deutscher AnwaltSpiegel Mediengruppe

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Individual Member Section

Anita Lamprecht

Dr. Anita Lamprecht

International Lawyer | Future Law | Metaverse Enthusiast

I am an expat lawyer for 2 decades. Gathering international experience in highly diverse and multicultural places such as Geneva, Dubai, Zug, London and Vienna. I am driven by the respect for other cultures, the necessity of access to justice and the amazing opportunities digital technology can offer. Law and technology are the ideal partners to me. Why am I a future law and metaverse enthusiast ? Because our (digital) future is «vague, but exciting».

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Richard Huber

Technischer Informatiker (Dipl.-Ing.)

Scientific researcher at Fraunhofer FOKUS, former CIO at Europa-University, several project-management engagements in IT-/IT-Security projects in earlier years. 25 years of professional experience in Cybersecurity, IT-Compliance, GDPR, IT-Architecture, ELSI-Standards

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Bernhard Waltl

LLI Board Member and BMW Group

Bernhard is computer scientist and Co-Founder of the LLI and Co-CEO. Bernhard is fellow of the Stanford Law School (CodeX). He joined BMW Group in 2017 where he is the Legal Operations Officer at the Legal Department.

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Marc Quabius

Advanced Military Maintenance Repair & Overhaul Center

General Counsel & Company Secretary at Advanced Military Maintenance Repair & Overhaul Center (AMMROC)

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Jason Padman

Digital architect & Founder of Polderon

10+ years experience transforming distributed & innovative teams with Agile practices, Microsoft 365 / Azure cloud services and data driven business intelligence dashboards.

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Marcel Ritter

General Counsel Telefónica

I have been General Counsel at Telefónica Germany since 2014. Prior to that, I held various management and senior legal counsel positions with different focuses. Digitisation and law have a lot in common - and the challenge is to bring them together while knowing the differences.

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Tomas van der Heijden

Entrepreneur in Residence at Merantix

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Björn Frommer

Lawyer and Managing Partner of FROMMER LEGAL & CEO of JUNE

Björn Frommer is a lawyer and Managing Partner of FROMMER LEGAL. As a lawyer, he has worked on the digitalisation of legal and operational processes for close to 20 years. Together with his partners, he created JUNE, a modular cloud platform designed for the handling of mass legal proceedings and large-scale projects. Today, JUNE is used in law firms and legal departments to manage high-volume processes from a single source in a resource-efficient manner.

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Christian Hübscher

Partnernetwork 3DC, Kugler Maag Cie GmbH

Since more than 23 years I am passionate about developing organizational processes that are both sustainable and in line with employees’ capabilities, thus ensuring innovation and effectiveness. My expertise ranges from Agile and Digital Transformation to Automotive SPICE/CMMI based business improvement.

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Andreas Wonnenberg

Lawyer - Member of WILL

Owner of his own law firm and trying to run it as digital as possible. Focused on Labour Law, Sports Law und Private Law. Solving international cases via WILL (Worldwide Independent Lawyers League).

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Karla Schlaepfer

Independent cert. Systemic Coach, Author, Agilist and Design Thinker

Karla has over 20 years of experience in interdisciplinary teaching and communication training. She is the co-author of a non-fiction book on innovating cultural change and another on Design Thinking. As a professional coach and cert. scrum master, she conducts agile workshops for the legal sector, DAX enterprises and universities.

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Anna Engers

Diversity Coach

As a Diversity Coach she advises companies in bringing seriously and sustainably the idea of diversity into the company and how to live it. Diversity is her passion and you can see that in her attitude and way of working.

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Jo Aschenbrenner

Dr. Jo Aschenbrenner, LL.M.

MOJO Coaching

Mental Health Coach and lawyer 20+ years of experience in the legal profession: Freshfields, Bucerius Law School, Bucerius Center on the Legal Profession / I passed the degree in "Life is the curriculum" and transformed my burnout into personal and family wellbeing / Obsessed with supporting professionals in regaining their balance and living a joyful life / Transformation from within

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Jobst Wibbelmann

Dr. rer. nat. Jobst Wibbelmann

Chemistry (Dipl.chem.,Dr.rer.nat.), Patent attorney (German and European patent attorney), MBA (EMBA -WHU/Kellogg),
Having spent almost 35 years (including 28 years as the partner of a renowned law firm) in the legal profession. I am looking forward to embrace my newly acquired skills in a different environment.

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Mark A. Cohen

CEO, Legal Mosaic & Executive Chairman, Digital Legal Exchange

Mark is CEO of Legal Mosaic, a legal business consultancy that provides strategic advice to corporate legal departments, law firms, legal service providers, legal networks, entrepreneurs, and law schools. He is a co-Founder and Executive Chairman of The Digital Legal Exchange, a unique, global, not-for-profit organization created to teach, apply, and scale digital principles to the legal function. He has been a regular contributor to Forbes for five years, writing on the global legal marketplace. Mark has also written frequently for Bloomberg Law, The ABA Journal, The American Lawyer, Legal Business World, and The Canadian Bar Journal.

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Kai Jacob

LLI Board Member and KPMG Law

Kai is the founder and co-chair of the Liquid Legal Institute. He is also a partner in Legal Operations & Transformation Services (LOTS) at KPMG Law since 2021. Before KPMG Law, Kai was a partner at Deloitte Legal and previously spent many years at SAP SE.

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Jim Chiang

CEO, My Legal Einstein

Jim most recently led the AI engineering team at Apttus/Conga and Icertis, the two market leaders in the CLM (Contract Lifecycle Management) enterprise space. Jim has served multiple executive roles leading engineering and product teams. Jim has over 20 years of experience in big data management and AI algorithm development. Jim holds a Bachelors in Engineering from MIT.

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Yuan Pischel

Lead Counsel, Siemens AG

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Dr. Stephan Morsch

Partner at SKW Schwarz Rechtsanwälte

Dr. Stephan Morsch advises German and international companies and financial investors in M&A, private equity / venture capital investments, joint ventures, as well as corporate law. His clients include, in particular, companies in the media, technology, automotive, energy, healthcare, and investment goods sectors, as well as funds and family offices. He studied law in Regensburg, Paris and Munich. Before joining SKW Schwarz in 2014, he worked from 1999 through 2014 as associate and partner in an international law firm in Munich.

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Rahul J. Prasad

Head of Data, Technology & Process (Legal Operations) - Boehringer Ingelheim

Certified project manager with 15 years in the pharmaceutical industry, including international experience in North and South America, Europe and Asia. Experience in IT architecture, data analytics, agile methodologies as well as internal strategy & consulting.

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John Joyce

John Joyce

Business Executive

I am the Vice President of Alliances at legal operations software company, Brightflag. I have more than 25 years of experience building strategic alliances with leading companies like Amazon, Microsoft, Salesforce, and Intuit. I'm interested in working with legal operations professionals to drive digital transformations for their business and the legal industry in general.

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Hui Zhang

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Dr. Michael Zollner, LL.M.

Co-Head Pinsent Masons Vario Germany
Michael is responsible for the strategy of Pinsent Masons Vario in Germany and is passionately interested in legal innovation and NewLaw topics.

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Josia Splitt

Coach und Organisationsberater
I am a systemic coach und consultant for organizational development, currently working in an agile environment.

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Dr. Steffen Bunnenberg

CEO and Co-Founder of LAWLIFT

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Zoë Andreae

LECARE

Zoë is the CEO of LECARE, one of the leading German legal software companies providing solutions for legal, compliance, data security and other specialist departments in more than 500 companies, at local authorities, associations, legal firms and other organisations that manage contracts, trademarks and compliance. In 2018, Zoë was named Woman of Legal Tech 2018, for her pioneering Master Thesis on Legal Tech Startups and their role in the Digital Transformation of the German Legal Industry and her efforts in advancing the legal tech scene in Europe. Zoë studied Disruptive Strategy at the Harvard Business School and Corporate Innovation at Stanford Graduate School of Business. She is a founding member of the Hamburg chapter of Legal Hackers and is a member of the supervisory board of the Liquid Legal Institute e.V.

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Matea Pukec Štander

Head of Legal in pharma industry

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Ignaz Fuesgen

Managing Director at smartvokat

Inquisitive mind. Disruptor. Bridge Builder. Business of Law.

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Roger Strathausen

Dr. Strathausen Consultancy

Roger Strahausen is a consultant, author, and lecturer. He previously was an executive at Accenture and an employee at SAP. He is co-editor of the two „Liquid Legal“ compendiums and author of "Leading When You Are Not the Boss“. Roger earned his PhD from Stanford University while on Fulbright and Stanford Dissertation Fellowships.

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Nikolai Wessendorf

Deloitte Legal

Counsel at Deloitte Legal for digital law, legal tech enthusiast and enabler. Working with great and driven companies in several sectors, market leaders in InsurTech as well as international corporations. Living the start-up spirit to push digital transformation wherever it helps us to responsibly grow - as humans and in our business life.

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Mag. Katharina Bisset

Attorney / Nerd / Founder / Multipotentialite
Attorney in IT/IP/Privacy, CEO & Co-Founder of NetzBeweis and Nerds of Law.

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Dominic Eugen Piernot

eDiscovery & Document Management Professional
10+ years experience and expertise in diverse legal IT topics like eDiscovery, AI, iManage, Litera and forensics. Guest lecturer for Compliance at University St. Gallen

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Dr. Nicole Spreng

VP Governance

2021 - now: VP Group Governance Schwanhäußer Industrie Holding GmbH & Co KG 2017-2021: Head of Legal Centers of Expertise and Group Governance, LEONI AG 2005-2017: Abteilungsleiterin Recht, Bayerngas GmbH

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Frank Stoessel

Deutsche Post DHL, Bonn DE

Enthusiastic about driving various global Legal Digitalization projects for Legal Services and the Group.

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Pascal Kraft

Novartis International AG / IP, Legal Innovation & Legal Operations Systems and Projects Manager / Lawyer

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Stefan Weber

Head of Citizen Development & Low Code at ISD FENIQS

I enable and assist Law Firms and Legal Departments building first-class case and documents centric digital solutions leveraging Low-Code/No-Code application platforms and tools. Overall, I'm a digital craftsman and maker using proven technology and a benefit-oriented and streamlined process from ideation, over development, to smooth transition into regular operation. For companies that want to involve non-IT employees in the development of digital solutions, I provide extensive guidance in setting up a Citizen Development Program and Framework.

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Tamay Schimang

Inhouse lawyer & Of Counsel

So far: Worked as a lawyer | founded two legal tech companies | helped establishing a legal department | founded a great family Now: supporting digital/decentralized finance as a lawyer | establishing legal inhouse processes | building legal tech tools

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Susanne Marks

Legal Transformation Advisor

Susanne is part of smartvokat's Legal Transformation Advisory team and supports industrial clients to optimise their legal & compliance processes, and legal departments & law firms on their journey of digital transformation.

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Evgeny Ioffe

Evgeny Ioffe

Head of Business Development & Administration, Liquid Legal Institute e.V.

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Pascal Strauß

PwC Legal | Legal Operations Manager

Focus on Legal Tech and Legal Operations.

My daily work includes the implementation and administration of legal tech tools, software and data care platforms to gain structure and efficiency. This includes many years of experience with the administration of entity management systems, contract lifecycle systems as well as data management & sharing platforms. In addition, there is also a private interest in digitalisation paired with affinity of tech.

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Diane Manz

Business Coach, brandung |coaching & consulting

I am a qualified psychologist and systemic business coach with 17 years of experience in human resources, including 13 years as HR Manager in an international law firm. 2017 I started my own consulting company brandung | coaching & consulting offering coaching & workshops with a focus on leadership, career development and stressmanagement.

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Dr. Vera (Glatzel) Rödel

Global Lead Antitrust, Merck KGaA

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Katherine E. Lewis

Partner, Meister Seelig & Fein LLP

Katherine concentrates her practice in InfoTech and U.S. Data Privacy & Security Compliance. She counsels a variety of U.S.-based and international enterprise, midlevel, and startup clients across a multitude of industries, advising on IT, data privacy & security, and intellectual property matters with a special emphasis on software and technology development, monetization and licensing, collection and use of data and personally identifiable information, and cross-border data transfers in compliance with an ever-changing legal landscape.

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Tatiana Caldas-Löttiger

International business lawyer with 12+ years of experience working in the intersection between law, technology, and regulatory affairs within the telecom/IT law/Cloud industry, including Data Privacy & Security. Tatiana has extensive international working experience and a solid understanding of the regulatory environments in the EU, USA, and LATAM from working with political bodies, policymakers, and academia on technology policy issues. Tatiana is LLI Ambassador for Northern Europe.

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Martin Biehaule

Dr. Martin Biehaule

Legal Tech Enthusiast - Senior Manager Projects - Organisational Change Manager - GSK STOCKMANN
Dr. Martin Biehaule is an expert in Legal Tech and the challanges of digitalization change management projects. With a special focus on the complexity of the human factor as a critical element for sustainable success in digital change. Profit will be created at the intersection of cutting edge technology, deployed in interconnected application landscapes, used by users in a positiv motivational framework and organisational surrounding.

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Markus Wöll

Boehringer Ingelheim

As COO Legal I drive innovation and change in the Legal & Compliance department. Excited to be part of the journey to transform the legal profession.

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Eva Gardyan-Eisenlohr

Olympus Corporation

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René Beulen

Rene Beulen BV / Transform Data International

I'm active as a consultant on the intersection of business and IT. I focus on advising companies on how to best use information technology (IT) to achieve their business goals. This business (IT) consulting includes both consultancy and implementation services, but does not focus on transactional IT activities. Mainly law firms, professional services organizations and corporate legal departments use my services so "LegalTech"is important to me.

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Silvio Kupsch

PWC Germany

Experienced Litigator. Deputy head of litigation at PwC Germany's Office of General Counsel and co-head of the department's working group on legal tech & digitalisation. Lecturer at the University of Gießen in the field of law and digitalisation + legal tech. Author and conference speaker on topics relating to litigation, digitalisation and innovation.

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Maria Govis

Legal Transformation Advisor at smartvokat

Maria is a Legal Transformation Advisor at smartvokat. She advises smartvokat clients on the optimisation of legal & compliance processes, and supports legal departments and law firms on their digital transformation journey. Maria has a legal and translation background, she speaks English, German, Spanish, Portuguese and Russian.

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Lukas Wollenschlaeger

Lawyer

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Valentin De Negri Fischer

Legal OS

Inspired by the Free Software movement Valentin came into Legal Tech investigating the implications of new forms of digital property on factual legal relations. Since 2018 he works as a Legal Engineer for Legal OS, where he develops - together with his coworkers- new methods and processes for the legal profession.

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Marco Farina

CEO

An innovative entrepreneur quickly scaling a groundbreaking digital transformation (AI based) player.

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Matthias Bosbach

Lawyer & Tax Consultant at Ebner Stolz

Generalist focused on international cases, helping companies navigate cross-border legal and tax issues. Deeply involved in the digital transformation of this field, enabling companies and consultants to build solutions and processes that combine both human and tech modules. Always looking for common ground between different people and fields, passionate about building crosslinks and bridges.

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Robert Dilworth

Managing Director & Assoc. General Counsel, Bank of America / BofA Securities (ex-Merrill Lynch)

I have 30 yrs experience as in-house counsel in global financial institutions (BofA and Deutsche Bank) and prior to that, 6 yrs as associate at Cleary Gottlieb. My practice areas (derivatives, securities, banking) have often been in areas well ahead of the development of the law, so I'm comfortable with (and challenged by) uncertainty. I hope to bring this background and my energies to further LII goals. A confirmed Atlanticist, I split life between New York City and Hamburg, and aim to be a bridge between liked-minded innovators on both continents.

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YoonHyun (Drake) Cho

Conflict Analytics Lab and Mouthpiece Law

Founder of Mouthpiece Law, YoonHyun, is responsible for the AI and the Future of Health Systems at the Conflict Analytics Lab (a research-based consortium interested in applying AI and data analytics to conflict resolution and negotiation based @Queen's Law and Smith.) JD Candidate 2021 and BCom: Finance & Economics at the University of Toronto, Graduate with High Distinction (Top 5%).

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Henriete Fejes

Lawyer | Intellectual Property | Media Law | Technology
Extensive practice in Brazil with over 18 years of experience in implementing governance programs, corporate contracts, complex negotiations, intellectual property, media law, technology, and innovation. Henriete contributes with creativity and assertiveness in the client's business strategy and decision-making processes to make things happen. Exercise judgment on risk and opportunity, harmonizing legal insight with business acumen to help guide the clients through the big decisions. Believe that there is always something to learn and ways to grow, so appreciate the team’s and client’s opinions.

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Stefan C. Schicker LL.M.

Lawyer // Legal Innovation Enthusiast
I am a lawyer in Germany focused on international aspects of digital, tech and IP law. I am enthusiastic about new technologies and a view on how legal service can be developed and optimized. I am a frequent speaker presenting legal and legaltech topics on various private and public events.

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Andreas Wolf

Coach & Oraganizational Consultant
With over 20 years experience in leadership and organisational development I coach business leaders in their organisational (re-)structuring and accompany team and leadership developments.

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Magnus Baumhauer

Canada Life Assurance Europe plc / Authorised Representative, Director Legal, Syndikusrechtsanwalt / law, tax

26 years in 3 industries (audit and tax advisory; chemical industry; life insurance); law and tax with a clear international focus; degree in German literature and a bit of theology (ups); baby boomer, family man, boredom-hater; crazy about new and creative ideas, things, and approaches; travel, literature, photography

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Christoph Küng

Swiss LegalTech Association

Head of Legal Products at Logol AG. He is co-founder and president of the Swiss LegalTech Association (SLTA) and co-founder and co-host of the Global LegalTech Consortium (GLTC).

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Katharina Reus

Legal Counsel / Director of Legal Operations

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Charlotte Kufus

Legal OS

Co-Founder and Managing Director of Legal OS. MSc in Social and Organisational Psychology at LSE. Main research focus: collective intelligence and decentralised networks. Legal OS’s goal is to build an engine that turns law into code and helps create a brand-new infrastructure for the 21st century.

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Emma Ziercke

Legal Profession at the Bucerius Law School

Emma is a former Linklaters Managing Associate (Corporate) from the UK. After moving to Hamburg, Germany, she completed an Executive MBA focussing on law firm management, organisational behaviour and diversity. As a Senior Research Associate at the Bucerius Center on the Legal Profession, she continues to research on these topics.

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Dr. Florian Koemm

General Counsel & Vice President
Dr. Florian Koemm is the General Counsel for Siemens Energy in the Middle East, based out of Dubai. After graduating in Law from the Universities of Passau and Bonn (Germany) and post-graduate studies, Dr. Koemm started his career advising Siemens’ Financial Services business in Munich in 2009. He then moved on following different opportunities with the Mobility business in Erlangen and New York. Since 2017, Dr. Koemm is based out of Dubai and supporting Siemens Energy’s business in all legal matters across the Middle East. In addition to German, Dr. Koemm is fluent in English, Portuguese and Spanish.

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Prof. Dr. David Stoppelmann

Pinsent Masons
Employment lawyer, Partner at Pinsent Masons, Professor for Digital Management – Legal & Compliance at BSP Business & Law School.

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Dr. Valérie M. Saintot

Lawyer, Lecturer, Mindfulness teacher
Valérie has worked 10 years as legal counsel (legal advice, litigation, law-making, legal operations); and 10 years in general management functions (OD, HR, financial controlling, communications, and Statistics). Mindfulness, visual and design thinking, knowledge and performance management as well as technology are topics high on her agenda.

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Dr. Gordon Christian

Principal Counsel Competition, Siemens Energy

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Georg Drespe

BMW Group

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Maik Ebersoll

Bosch Group

Maik studied law and economics and very much enjoys the interface between business, IT and legal. Research focus: macroeconomics, quantitative systems theory, legal management, homomorphisms of Gibbs-Falkian thermodynamics.

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Dr. Peter Stieger

Lawyer / LegalTech-Developer

Partner at Stieger + Schütt attorneys / Developer of LegalTech-solutions (lawmaps.ch / hrlegal.ch / zuschnell.ch)

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Thomas Wegerich

Lawyer, Publisher, legal market 360

Thomas has long held various management positions in leading legal publishing houses. He is founder of the publishing house German Law Publishers, which operates numerous top-class journalistic projects, networks and event formats as part of a joint venture with F.A.Z.-Fachverlag. In addition, Thomas is co-founder and member of the Board of Directors of the Bundesverband der Wirtschaftskanzleien in Deutschland (BWD). He also serves as member of the Legal Committee of the Chamber of Industry and Commerce in Frankfurt.

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Joachim Kämpf

Lawyer - General Counsel

General Counsel of ECE, Hamburg/ Germany Specialist lawyer for building and architectural law Real estate investment advisor (EBS)

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Tibor Tschöpe

Legal & Compliance Operations - Head of Technology & Processes

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Ole Neitzel

Legal Operations Consultant at Linklaters

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Rainer Markfort

Dentons

Rainer is a Corporate Partner and a Global Director of Client Solutions Innovation at Dentons. He is a Member of the Board of DICO - Deutsches Institut für Compliance e.V.

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Alice Armitage

Professor & Director of Applied Innovation, University of California Hastings Law School

Professor Armitage is Professor & Director of Applied Innovation at UC Hastings College of the Law, which includes overseeing innovative hubs, LexLab and the Startup Legal Garage. She began her career as an international tax attorney at Arnold & Porter in Washington DC, moving from there to a position in the Office of the International Chief Counsel at the U.S. Internal Revenue Service to develop tax policy for complex cross-border financial transactions. A graduate of Yale Law School and Brown University, Professor Armitage has also founded two startups.

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Ruth Maria Bousonville

Rechtsanwältin, Legal Director at Pinsent Masons
Has delivered legal solutions for the digital world for more than 20 years. Still tireless advocate for process improvement and tech solutions in the legal world.

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Tianyu Yuan

Codefy

Lawyer with additional background in robotics. Technology startup founder in the legal domain (Codefy and LEX superior) and speaker/lecturer on legal technology and legal AI.

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Nina Stoeckel

Impassioned about Legal & Compliance Innovation

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Richard James

UBS Group General Counsel - Head Strategy & Business Management
Senior manager with 7 years management consulting experience across industries and 14 years at UBS in various roles.

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Heinz Gras

Microsoft

30+ years experience in the IT industry at market leaders such as Hewlett-Packard and Microsoft. The last 25 years in international and regional management positions at the Microsoft headquarters and subsidiaries. Data and Analytics expertise, gained in various management functions such as Director Workplace Intelligence, Industry Manager for Document Management and Workflow. Sales and marketing expertise, gained in various management functions such as Sales and Marketing Manager for SME, and Customer Relationship Management, Group Manager Strategic Marketing and Communications for Microsoft Business Solutions. Technical background, gained in various functions ranging from software development, system management, project management and product management.

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Klaus Gresbrand

Deloitte Legal

Close to 10 years of working experience as a lawyer in the areas of Corporate Reorganization and M&A - often for Japanese clients. And deeply involved with Legal Tech.

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Jonas Racine

Lawyer

Currently working in the public sector in Zurich. Trying to push public sector legal to more open, agile, digital services.

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Sandra Wahl

Contract Manager

I am currently working as a Contract Manager at Siemens Mobility GmbH. While advising bid teams on legal matters I am also the team lead for training an AI contracts analytics tool and am excited to see where this journey will take us.

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Franz Kummer

Weblaw

Founder and co-owner Weblaw AG, President of the Board of Directors - Publisher-Lecturer at the Universities of Bern and St. Gallen - Lecturer LegalTech at Kalaidos Law School - Board of Directors YLEX AG and iDPARC AG - Co-editor Jusletter and Jusletter IT

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Philipp Glock

Lawyer; Partner; Head of Legal Corporate Services; Head of IT & Innovation; Co-Head of Legal Process and Technology
My focus is on digitalization, technology and process consulting for legal departments as well as corporate and commercial law. As Co-Head of the Legal Process & Technology Solution, I am familiar with the latest digital solutions for companies of all sizes and help with the selection & introduction of the appropriate tools and the implementation or revision of processes in the legal function.

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Dr. Christian Preuss-Neudorf

Lawyer - Founder - CEO vub | Wissen mit System

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Vasile Tiple

UiPath

Head of Legal Automation and the architect of the UiPath's Legal team and Legal Automation Program. Vasile was UiPath's General Counsel and has been at the forefront of designing and implementing the company’s legal automation vision. In his current role, he is in charge of driving industry wide automation adoption by developing new licensing models, designing UiPath's go-to-market strategy for legal automation solutions, and identifying opportunities to improve legal and compliance processes.

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Rabea Fahl

Rabea Fahl

Head of Center of Expertise, Legal Operations, Group Legal & Compliance at Merck KGaA I have a passion for Strategic Projects, People Topics and Legal Innovation

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Dr. Yana Heussen

Co-Founder of the Mindful Leadership Circle / Consultant, Coach & Trainer for Conscious Leadership / Neuropsychology

Dr. Yana Heussen is the founder of the Wise Impact Lab – a global firm for organizational and leadership development passionate about creating a more human world of work. With her 10+ years experience she is a trusted consultant, coach and trainer for companies such as eBay, Axel Springer or Deloitte.

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Jeroen Zweers

NOUN

Founder of NOUN #TheLegalInnovationAgency and Vice President at the European Legal Technology Association (ELTA) and co-Founder of Dutch Legal Tech

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Daniel Trier

Nexpert AG

Daniel Trier is co-founder and CEO of Nexpert AG. As a legal expert in Managed IT Services, he has been advising law firms, legal departments and other companies for 20 years.

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Henrik Wehrs

Allen & Overy LLP

Henrik is responsible for legal digitisation projects at Allen & Overy LLP in Continental Europe. He has extensive experience in IT and legaltech, having previously advised many law firms and legal departments on digital projects. With his company, streamlaw, he was part of a global law firm’s innovation hub. He has also established numerous technology and consumer goods companies as co-founder and Chief Technology Officer.

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Daniel Lafrentz

Sales in Legal
Trust me, I'm a Salesman (not a Lawyer). My passion since 2017 is to help law firms, legal service providers and legal tech vendors with their go-to-market adventure in Germany, built on 15+ years of experience in marketing, sales and product management leadership roles.

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Sebastian Raendler

General Counsel, Lawyer, Lifelong Learner

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Dierk Schindler

LLI Board Member and Bosch AG

Dierk is Co-Founder of the LLI and Co-CEO. Dierk is Vice President & Head of Corporate Legal Services, Mobility Solutions, Supply Chain & Logistics at Bosch. In addition, he is an academic lecturer on topics regarding innovation in business and law.

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Molly Carroll

Corporate Associate at Meister Seelig & Fein LLP

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Helder Santos

Director of Digital & Information Technology

I am the Director of Digital & Information Technology at CMS.

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Carolin Kothe

Lawyer at KPMG Law (Legal Technology and Operations)
Educated lawyer and data protection officer, who draws on the experience of her private software/hardware projects as well as professional experience, particularly in the business and healthcare sectors, including companies such as Pfizer, Charité, Sparkasse, to make legal work more effective, less expensive, and less error-prone.

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Stefan Schmittner

Seit Juli 2020 >PD - Berater der öffentlichen Hand GmbH< Manager ; Seit 2017 >Digitalisierung im Notariat< Autoren- und Vortragstätigkeit; 2011 bis Juni 2020 >Westernacher Solutions GmbH< Fachberater Justiz- und Notariats-Software; 2003 bis 2011 >assistance partner GmbH & Co. KG< Prokurist, Leiter Interne Organisation, Unternehmensübergreifende Leistungs-, Abrechnungs- und Zahlungsprozesse

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Yao Treier

Legal IP Innovation PMO Lead

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Laura Fauqueur

Innovation, design thinking & legaltech

Consultant in international legal innovation & director for the Masters in Legaltech at CEU Institute of Advanced Management. Awarded European Woman of Legaltech 2020.

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Michael Burkhart

Legal Executive & Innovation Manager I Creating business value through Legal Operations | Shaping the Legal User Experience LUX
I am a lawyer, designer and doer. Developing ideas for the Legal User Experience (LUX) of the future motivates me on a daily basis. The interfaces of people, data, technologies and processes, of legal and business topics are essential for the Legal of tomorrow.

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Daniel Krupka

Daniel Krupka

Managing Director or German Informatics Society

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Axel Beelen

Legal consultant

Axel Beelen is a data legal consultant specialised in copyright, data protection and blockchain. Located in Brussels, Axel Beelen will be more than happy to help you.

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Astrid Kohlmeier

Legal Designer | Lawyer

I counsel law firms and legal departments on innovation and, in particular, legal design. As a member and lecturer of the Executive Faculty at the Bucerius Center on the Legal Profession, I see the different needs of the various stakeholders in the legal market as one of the greatest challenges to mastering a user-centric and problem-solving digital transformation.

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Maurus Schreyvogel

Novartis

As Chief Legal Innovation Officer, Maurus Schreyvogel drives peak in-house legal department performance and accelerates functional innovation. He focuses on corporate legal department best practices and future needs, and application of technologies to increase value to the business while driving down cost and fostering a globally connected culture.

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