Ramak Molavi Vasse‘i is a lawyer for digital rights and an expert for innovation law. She is the founder of The Law Technologist, an independent initiative for a humane digitalisation and AI development. Ramak is an academic speaker and guest lecturer at the University of Potsdam and IE Law School in Madrid, where she teaches Legal Tech, Ethics of Technology, Privacy/Digital Rights and Regulation of innovation.
Also being a Policy Advisor (AI Alliance, iRights Lab Thinktank) she develops strategies and practical solutions for shaping the transformation of the digital world. As a Senior Legal Design Thinker, she has been advising the legal department of Deutsche Bahn on innovation and implementation of legal technology since January.
Contribution to Legal Tech
Her interdisciplinary work is dedicated to sustainable and public welfare-oriented technology and innovations.
Ramak’s work brings law and technology together, improving the technical competence of lawyers and citizens on the one side and supporting companies on the other. She advises on the implementation of “Privacy by Design” and “Ethics by Design”, especially in AI-related projects. She is one of the few Legal Tech experts who also focus on the ethical side and sustainable use of Legal Tech.
Ramak regularly publishes on the social impact of digitalisation in general and the use of technology in particular and works in projects such as DaSKITA for the use of technology to support access to law, e.g. by developing tools to improve privacy.