Brigitte Bierlein (born June 25, 1949) is an Austrian jurist. Bierlein is the Chancellor of Austria from 3 June 2019 to 7 January 2020. She was the advocate general of the Procurator's Office from 1990 to 2002, and a member of the executive board of the International Association of Prosecutors from 2001 to 2003.
|Chancellor of Austria|
3 June 2019 – 7 January 2020
|President||Alexander Van der Bellen|
|Preceded by||Sebastian Kurz|
|Succeeded by||Sebastian Kurz|
|President of the Constitutional Court|
23 February 2018 – 3 June 2019
|Nominated by||Kurz cabinet|
|Vice President||Christoph Grabenwarter|
|Preceded by||Gerhart Holzinger|
|Vice President of the Constitutional Court|
1 January 2003 – 22 February 2018
|Nominated by||Schüssel cabinet|
|Preceded by||Karl Korinek|
|Succeeded by||Christoph Grabenwarter|
|Born||25 June 1949|
Vienna, Allied-occupied Austria
|Alma mater||University of Vienna|
She was made temporary Chancellor until the next national elections in September 2019 and is the first woman in this role in Austria.
- "Brigitte Bierlein". Austrian Constitutional Court. Retrieved 2018-05-13.