Before entering the legal tech industry in 2006, Maya Markovich worked in behavioral science, change management consulting and civil litigation. Since leaving the practice of law, she has honed her skills as a subject matter expert at the intersection of law and technology.
Maya currently leads the selection, development, launch and implementation of external early-stage legal tech for NextLaw Labs. She delivers next-generation technology, process, client and business growth services across the globe for the Dentons ecosystem, including growth of legal tech startups in the portfolio of investment arm, Nextlaw Ventures. She aims to build future-proof methodologies and tech to advance the legal industry, its clients and consumers via achievable, sustainable and scalable design and implementation. Collaborating with legal tech communities and experts worldwide, she continually evolves Nextlaw Labs' partnership and investment strategies. She was named one of ABA Legal Technology Resource Center's "Women of Legal Tech 2018” for her work in encouraging, designing and implementing the future of the legal profession around the globe.