Astrid Kohlmeier is a lawyer and consultant for legal design & legal tech-based in Munich, combining the disciplines law and design for 15 + years. She studied law at the University of Munich and media design at the Mediadesign Hochschule für Design und Informatik in Munich. Awarded as ‘Women of Legal Tech 2018”, she develops user-centric solutions and legal services with focus on the digitalization and digital transformation and works independently for legal tech companies, law firms, and legal in-house departments.
Contribution to Legal Tech
Astrid uses legal design as an instrument to shape innovative legal products and services in a human centered way. This means to make complex legal content easily accessible and understandable, to simplify legal processes and workflows and to create intuitive legal user experiences. Astrid is also a lecturer for Legal Design, as a member of the executive faculty at the Bucerius Center on the Legal Profession. Besides she is co-founder of the non-profit association “Liquid Legal Institute e.V.”, whose goal is to research and promote cross-disciplinary collaboration for common standards and sustainable, technical solutions for the legal market.