Monica Bay

Monica Bay

Host of Law Technology Now

Monica Bay is a Fellow at CodeX: The Stanford Center for Legal Informatics and a columnist at Above The Law. She also writes for Thomson Reuters, ALM (Legaltech News), and others, and is a member of The Legal Writers Bureau. Bay was editor-in-chief of Law Technology News for 17 years in New York, and senior editor at San Francisco-based The Recorder for 13 years. A member of the California bar, she is based in Connecticut and can often be found at Yankee Stadium.

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April 21, 2017
5 Ways to Adopt Technology and Improve Access to Justice

Ten barriers that block the adoption of technology, five strategies to this issue, and how the adoption of technology will help get legal aid to those that need it.

March 21, 2017
ImmigrationJustice.us: How Lawyers can Respond to Trump’s Immigration Laws

This podcast focuses on ImmigrationJustice.us, a website built to organize legal professionals who are seeking ways to help immigrants.

February 28, 2017
The American Immigrant Representation Project with the Honorable Shira Scheindlin

Monica Bay talks to former United States District Court Judge Shira Scheindlin about the American Immigrant Representation Project (AIRP).

January 25, 2017
Legalweek 2017: Expanding the Conference Beyond Tech

Guests discuss Legalweek 2017 a conference originally focused on technology but has broadened its scope to include the whole legal industry.

December 8, 2016
The Influences and Advantages of Legal Tech

LegalMosaic CEO Mark Cohen talks about how tech is transforming the delivery of legal services and what's on the horizon for 2017.

November 4, 2016
Fails and Sales: Lessons in Legal Entrepreneur from Gary Sangha

Monica Bay and Adam Camras talk with lecturer/entrepreneur Gary Sangha on his keynote speech at the Above the Law Academy for Private Practice conference.

November 4, 2016
#LoveYourLawyerDay (Part 2)

This Love Your Lawyer Day we interview its founder Nader Anise from the American Lawyers Public Image Association.

November 2, 2016
ATL APP 2016: The Three Minute Pitch

Alma Asay, Nehal Madhani, and Ned Gannon on the Alt Legal Innovation Awards and advice for entrepreneurs looking to refine their product marketing process.

October 6, 2016
The Growth of Legal Tech Entrepreneurship

The upcoming Above the Law Academy for Private Practice Conference, legal tech entrepreneurship, and how law firms can leverage new tech better.

October 5, 2016
Closing the Gap Between Law School and the Legal Industry

Professor Daniel Martin Katz talks about the legal industry’s need for law school curriculums to better reflect the demands of the legal marketplace.

September 20, 2016
Bringing Innovation to the Practice of Law

Assistant GC Fred Headon on the benefits that adopting successful procedures from other industries could bring to the practice of law.

August 5, 2016
How Law Firms and Lawyers Can Improve Their Productivity

Monica Bay speaks with reporter and author Charles Duhigg about his new book, “Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets of Being Productive in Life and Business.”

July 8, 2016
LegalX: Innovators from MaRS

Aron Solomon and Jason Moyse, the co-founders of recent MaRS startup LegalX. talk about convergence innovation in the legal field.

June 7, 2016
10 Ways to Accelerate the Adoption of Legal Tech

CodeX FutureLaw keynote speaker Jim J. Sandman discusses the 10 reasons the law has been slow to adopt technology and the “levers of power” that might be engaged to accelerate that rate.

May 2, 2016
Upcoming 2016 CodeX FutureLaw Conference

Dr. Roland Vogl stops by to discuss his work history in legal tech, the Center for Legal Informatics (CodeX), and the upcoming CodeX FutureLaw Conference.

March 24, 2016
Working Abroad: Avoiding the Pitfalls of Global Travel

Many large companies have global business interests that require employees to travel to multiple countries within the same year. However, several of these same companies find it difficult to navigate the shifting rules pertaining to business visas as they cross national boundaries. How can these businesses continue to have a global presence while avoiding the...

February 1, 2016
Data Analytics: The Art of The Win

“He will win who knows when to fight and when not to fight.” – Sun Tzu In the time leading up to litigation, many attorneys grapple with the pros and cons of litigation for their clients. It is often difficult to quantify the probability of success or what it will take to get there. In...

February 1, 2016
Law Technology Now Returns

Law Technology Now returns as Monica Bay and Bob Ambrogi bring the show back to the air in an exciting new format. By alternating hosting duties back and forth, the show is designed to provide a different perspective episode to episode. Catch up with our hosts as they discuss their predictions for 2016, ideas for...

May 19, 2015
ABA National Summit: ‘Challenges to Innovation’

In this series of Legal Talk Network interviews, producer Laurence Colletti and CodeX Fellow Monica Bay interview Professor of Law Gillian Hadfield from University of Southern California, Professor Marshall Van Alstyne from Boston University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Mark Britton, the founder and CEO of Avvo. Together they talk about about challenges to...

May 14, 2015
ABA National Summit: A Legal Mentor with Judge Charles Harrington and Mark Britton

Former Legal Talk Network host and Fellow at CodeX Monica Bay interviews Judge Charles Harrington and Avvo CEO Mark Britton at the 2015 ABA National Summit on Innovation in Legal Services. As Britton’s uncle and mentor, Judge Harrington talks about giving advice to a younger lawyer and maintaining balance in his own life. Britton discusses...

May 14, 2015
ABA National Summit: Online Dispute Resolution with Richard Susskind

CodeX Fellow Monica Bay interviews keynote speaker Richard Susskind at the 2015 ABA National Summit on Innovation in Legal Services. Susskind discusses using technology for dispute resolution and containment. For example, he describes a project he’s working on in England and Wales that uses online dispute resolution techniques for mediation, negotiation, and even judicial decisions. Tune...