Corinna Coupette

Max Planck Institute for Informatics
Department 1: Algorithms and Complexity
Theory of Distributed and Embedded Systems
 office: Campus E1 4, Room 327
Saarland Informatics Campus
66123 Saarbrücken
 email: Get my email address via email

Research Interests

Anything graphs, e.g.:
  • Distributed Graph Algorithms
  • Graph Theory
  • Graph Mining
As a recovering lawyer, I sometimes do legal data science projects, too.


  • Juristische Netzwerkforschung : Modellierung, Quantifizierung und Visualisierung relationaler Daten im Recht.
    XVIII, 376 p. T├╝bingen: Mohr Siebeck (2019). PDF Appendix
    My legal dissertation. I introduce network science to the German legal discourse and explore what "legal network science" could mean. This is how I got into graphs.

  • Quantitative Rechtswissenschaft : Sammlung, Analyse und Kommunikation juristischer Daten (with Andreas Martin Fleckner). Juristenzeitung 73 (2018), 379-389. PDF Appendix
    We explain what legal data analysis is and discuss how German legal research could profit from it.


  • 2019 (Fall Trimester)
    Lecturer, Introduction to Informatics (Bucerius Law School)
  • 2018 (Winter Semester)
    Tutor, Data Networks (Saarland University)
  • 2017 (Winter Semester)
    Tutor, Introduction to Informatics (LMU Munich)
  • 2017 - 2019 (Various Trimesters)
    Lecturer, Introduction to Programming (Bucerius Law School)


  • 2019 - Present
    Ph.D. Student in Computer Science (MPI Informatics)
  • 2018
    B.Sc. in Computer Science (LMU Munich)
  • 2018
    Ph.D. in Law (Bucerius Law School)
  • 2015
    First Legal State Exam (OVG Hamburg)