Staffan Malmgren

Staffan Malmgren

Legal Technology Officer +46 720-50 92 40

Staffan Malmgren has a background as a systems developer and entrepreneur since 1996, and started his law studies in 2005. He has primarily worked with issues concerning information management, e-government, data protection and legally compliant IT development.

Staffan has also been a lecturer at the Law School of the Stockholm University for a decade, including in courses on legal informatics and IT law.

In his spare time Staffan has developed, a free legal database containing laws, prejudicial cases/decisions and preparatory works. The database also contains explanatory commentary for many laws and legal concepts.


LL.M, Stockholm University, 2010

Computer science, Uppsala University, 1994 (partial)


Legal Technology Officer, Advokatfirman Kahn Pedersen, 2018-

Inquiry secretary, Research Data Inquiry, 2016-2018

Law clerk, Stockholm administrative court, 2012-2016

Inquiry secretary, Reporting by Business Inquiry, 2012-2015

Project manager, The Swedish National Courts Administration, 2010-2012

Lecturer, Juridicum, Stockholm University, 2008-

Research assistant, The Swedish Law and Informatics Research Institute, 2005-2008

Systems developer, Blendow Group/Lexnova, 2007-2009

Writer, IDG/TechWorld, 2003-2004 and 2007-2009

Consultant, VERVA, 2006-2007

Co-founder, Ehand, 1998-2004 (later Xcellenet, now part of SAP)

Systems developer/architect, Spray Interactive/Razorfish, 1996-1998

Selected publications:

Co-author, “Legal informatics” (Studentlitteratur)

Co-author, “IT security for your company” (Bonnier Datamedia)

Co-author, “Who regulates the information society? Nordic yearbook in legal informatics” (Jure)

“ – Open legal information”, Lov & Data nr 97

“Inbound Links – picking the low hanging fruit from the Semantic Web” (together with Christine Kirchberger, Workshop on Legislative XML 2008)

Board assignments:

Board member, ISOC-SE, 2017-

Board member, The Swedish Society for Law and Informatics (ADBJ, currently SIJU) — 2009-2012


Swedish and English