Open Legal Lab

Chatbots, Open Data and Natural Language Processing (NLP): Digitalisation offers numerous opportunities for the Swiss legal system. At the Open Legal Lab, we develop innovative solutions for the legal sector together. To this end, legal scholars, designers and programmers will meet and spend two days building the legal system of the future.


Start 2023
End 2023


Federal Office of Justice


Federal Department of Justice and Police



The population and the economy can use digital methods to conduct their business with the authorities


Digital public services

Public authorities offer their services digitally as standard (digital first).

Focus themes

Digitalisation-friendly legislation

Laws are designed in such a way that they encourage digitalisation instead of inhibiting it. Authorities at all federal levels conduct their business digitally whenever possible and wherever practical. If necessary, non-digital solutions are also offered.