Wahlgren, Peter

Peter Wahlgren is professor of legal informatics at Stockholm University and presently (2019-23) Torsten and Ragnar Söderberg Professor of Legal Science. He is the director of the Swedish Law and Informatics Research Institute http://irilaw.org/ and was between 1999-2020 editor of Scandinavian Studies in Law.

Peter Wahlgren has a long experience in law and IT/AI and obtained his Ph.D. in 1992 (Automation of Legal Reasoning: A Study on Artificial Intelligence and Law). He has participated in a multitude of R&D project and acted as legal and ethical expert in several FP7, H2020 and Marie Curie projects. His research is currently focused on legislative techniques and AI.