Maya Markovich is a thought leader in the innovation space, with roots in change management, behavioral science, and the legal, VC and tech industries.
At Nextlaw Labs, she delivers next-generation technology, process, and business growth services for Dentons, the world’s largest law firm, and its clients, including acceleration of the legal tech startups in the Nextlaw Ventures portfolio.
She aims to build future-proof methodologies and tech to advance the legal industry, its clients and consumers via achievable, sustainable and scalable human-centered design and implementation.
Collaborating with legal tech communities and experts worldwide, she continually evolves Nextlaw Labs’ partnership and investment strategies. Maya also serves as startup advisor, mentor and board member for early-career professionals and initiatives to improve access to justice and gender equity.
She was named 1 of 5 “Influential Women of Legal Tech” by ILTA in 2020, a “Woman Leading Legal Tech” by The Technolawgist in 2019, and an ABA Legal Technology Resource Center “Woman of Legal Tech 2018” for her work in encouraging, designing and implementing the future of the legal profession.
Canadian Lawyer: Unchaining the Billable Hour
Foreign Brief: Automation in White Collar Professions
Legal Business World: Incorporating the Entrepreneurial Mindset into Legal