Lea is co-founder of the Swiss law firm LEXIMPACT, the legal tech company Lexbot and the charity AsyLex, which provides online legal aid to refugees. She is a tech-enthusiast and driven by the mission of universal access to justice by using technology. Before she launched her own businesses, she worked for several years for major Swiss and international law firms in the banking department and for the Swiss State Secretariat for International Financial Matters. Besides her work as an attorney-at-law, Lea has a mandate as vice-president of the criminal court in Basel-Landschaft. Lea has an LL.M. degree from Harvard Law School and a master’s degree in law and economics from the University of St. Gallen.