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»Opportunities for Women in Law« connects female legal professionals from all around the globe and offers them an exceptional meeting platform right in the heart of Europe. The next conference will take place on June 5th, 2020.


Opportunities for Women in Law

We are the stellar examples of what women can achieve in law. We have proven the value and importance of female legal experts on a national and international level. We have struggled and fought to get to where we are now.

Women in Law – Frauen im Recht

In 2019, following the first conference in Vienna, an association was founded to further promote the cause:

The Organizer

Dr. Alix Frank-Thomasser

Dr. Alix Frank-Thomasser
Dr. Alix Frank-Thomasser

founder of the Austrian law firm Alix Frank Rechtsanwälte GmbH, initiated Women in Law in 2018. She is an outstanding female lawyer, who has proven herself as a legal expert. Throughout her career, she has influenced the wider legal profession not only in her Austrian jurisdiction but also on the European stage.

Women in Law 2019

Welcome Speech by Commissioner Věra Jourová

Let us support each other and fellow women in their legal careers and strengthen cooperation between women in legal professions!


In the Heart of Europe

Wiener Burgtheater

Vienna has been named the world’s best city to live in for the ninth consecutive year 2019. Enjoy the city’s cultural diversity and wonderful attractions like the Schönbrunn Palace, St. Stephen’s Cathedral, the Opera House, or the Burgtheater.


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Proud member of the European Women Lawyers Association

EWLA European Women Lawyers Association