Karol is a lawyer from Universidad Católica San Pablo, postgraduate studies at PUCP, and she is studying a law degree from the UEM in Madrid,Spain, in order to keep learning law. She works as a Legal Project Leader at eID and also as Legal Designer & Head of Innovation affairs at Lawcus. She develops private consulting and focuses on projects and services with a holistic perspective through her brand Karol Valencia (worldwide and in remote mode) and is the Chief Community Manager at Eye Z Legal (India).
Karol is an active researcher of the Institute for Internet & The Just Society as well for PsychoLAWgy (Behavioral Science & Law), she also works in the #Barpocalypse project for the redesign of legal education in the USA and she is the LATAM ambassador of ILSA (Innovative Law Studies Association), representing Peru. She is also an activist for mental health issues, member of Lawgic Tec Association and Founder of A11Y Peru (Tech & Accesibility).
As a polyglot, she works on the translation of various technical documents, papers, books, articles, and more when requested or translates simultaneously as an interpreter at events.
Contribution to Legal Tech
Karol hosts many training workshops through innovation in the legal field: legal design, management 3.0, OKR’s & service design. She has written papers in different blogs and also books about AI, also about the intersection of legal, design & tech for The Crypto Legal, Pereko Foundation, her account at Medium, Idealex.press, and Impact Lawyers, The Smart Lawyers, Change The Block, among others.
Karol leads many projects with eID & Lawcus team (currently work) related to the application of AI for onboarding processes for more than 20 cases. Moreover, she also leads intrapreneurship projects related to digital notaries.
Karol is also a teacher in some master classes worldwide about legal design & legal tech for: Anáhuac, LegalID, IE business school, IE Law school, UPN, among others.
Hacking of law curriculum into law schools in order to redesign it to have more innovative law schools with ILSA Project. She is an external advisor of Arequipa Legal Hackers & active member of legal hackers Lima. Karol is an active supporter and contributor with the design & redesign of regulation & public policies of the Peruvian government with SEGDI & PCM. They are implementing digital transformation policies.