About the Duke Center on Law & Technology

The Duke Center on Law & Technology prepares students for the growing landscape of technology in the legal profession through collaboration with Duke’s innovative and entrepreneurial initiatives, engagement with local entrepreneurs, and by providing educational opportunities at the intersection of technology and the law.

Leadership

Professor Jeff WardJeff Ward, Director
Associate Clinical Professor of Law

Ward is director of Duke’s Center on Law & Technology, which coordinates Duke’s leadership at the intersection of law and technology with programs such as the Duke Law Tech Lab, a pre-accelerator for legal technology companies, and the Access Tech Tools initiative, a program to help students and Duke’s community partners to employ human-centered design thinking and available technologies to create tools to enhance access to legal services.

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Center Fellows

Laia Bertran Manyé
Laia Bertran Manyé

Bertran Manyé's research areas include the new European Union’s Privacy Regulation, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Her main project is within EDRM, the organization that developed the well-known leading standards for e-discovery. 

 

Cassi Carley
Cassi Carley
Carley's research interests include exploring ethical technology as a DCLT Fellow and through her participation in the Bass Connections' Moral AI and Adaptive Regulations groups.

 

 

 

EunYoung Song
EunYoung Song
Song has a PhD in neuroscience, and is finishing her MA in Bioethics and Science Policy at Duke. Her research interest include  Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) technologies, their novel applications for physical and cognitive enhancement, and relevant concerns of privacy and potential health risks.

 

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