Centre for Computers and Law

Since 1988, under the direction of Prof. Mag. Dr. Dr. Erich Schweighofer, intensive teaching, research and practice of Legal Informatics is done - located at the Institute for International Law for historical reasons.
The "firm" "Arbeitsgruppe Rechtsinformatik, Juridicum, Universität Wien"  or "Centre for Computers and Law, Juridicum, University of Vienna" has been used since 1995.
For legal reasons, the working group has been identically with the Rechtsinformatik.ACADEMY of the Vienna Centre for Legal Informatics since 2020. Since Prof. Schweighofer's CCP, he has been the chairman of the board of the working group. Management is in the hands of the team, especially Managing Scientist Mag. Zanol. Supervisory functions are performed in particular by the Board, the Institute for European Law, International Law and Comparative Law, the Dean of the Faculty of Law of the University of Vienna and the Research Service of the University of Vienna.

Management Team

  • Managing Scientist Jakob Zanol
  • Vice Managing Scientist Jonas Pfister
  • Vice Managing Scientist Felix Schmautzer


  • Prof. Dr. Gerhard Budin
  • Prof. Mag. dr Erich Schweighofer (chair)
  • Prof. Mag. Werner Winiwarter

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