Michael began his career as a litigator with Hogan Lovells and Freshfields
before founding the research and recruiting portal Thesius (acquired 2017
by Persona Service AG) as well as the legal tech pioneer Lexalgo (acquired
2018), a provider of decision support systems, which has received several
awards for its technology, developed in collaboration with the European
Space Agency (ESA).
Michael is a member of the Task Force Legal Tech and Innovation within
the Association of Lawyers (DAV) and to the Executive Faculty of the
Bucerius Center on the Legal Profession. He publishes on legal
technologies and data protection and is a lecturer at the Goethe University
Frankfurt. Michael is a leading voice in the intersecting fields of law,
technology and digital business models and a sought-after speaker.