Professor Lisa Webley is Head of Birmingham Law School and Chair in Legal Education and Research at the University of Birmingham, UK. She holds a Senior Research Fellowship at IALS, University of London. She is General Editor of Legal Ethics and Chair of the International Working Group for the Comparative Study of the Legal Professions. Her research concerns the regulation, education and ethicality and professionalism of the legal profession, and broader access to justice and rule of law concerns. She has been the Principal Investigator on several large research projects and has undertaken funded empirical research for public bodies and organisations including the European Commission, the Ministry of Justice, legal regulators and legal professional bodies. She is currently working on an Innovate UK funded project on the use of lawtech in the legal profession.