Deutsch Intern
Robotics Law Research Centre


Justin Völkel, LL.M. Eur.

E-Mail: justin.voelkel(at)

Mr Völkel, a commercial lawyer and co-founder of Legal Layman, studied Law in Context - law with its international connections to technology, politics and economics - at the TU Dresden before successfully completing his master's degree in European law, specialising in European commercial law, at the University of Würzburg in 2020. Since February 2021, Mr Völkel has been working as a research assistant at the chair of Prof. Dr Dr Eric Hilgendorf and is doing his doctorate in the field of regulating artificial intelligence, in particular with regard to motor vehicles with autonomous driving functions. Furthermore, Mr Völkel is entrusted with the supervision of the project "TargetJura: Ethics and AI".