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Daniel Martin Katz

Associate Professor of Law
@ Illinois Tech - Chicago Kent College of Law
 

Contact

Twitter:  @computational
Blog:     ComputationalLegalStudies.com
Corp:     LexPredict.com
Email:    daniel.martin.katz at gmail.com
 

Education 

Ph.D. Political Science & Public Policy, University of Michigan (2011)
J.D. University of Michigan Law School (2005)
M.P.P. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan (2005)
B.S. University of Oregon (2000)
 

Research Interests

Research Interests include legal informatics,  law & entrepreneurship, quantitative modeling of litigation and jurisprudence, quantitative finance, computational legal studies, big data and the law, economics of the legal profession, positive legal theory, technology aided access to justice, legal complexity and the overall impact of information technology, analytics and automation on the future of the legal profession.

< CV >  < SSRN Page >  < arXiv Page >
 

Service + Affiliations

Affiliated Faculty, CodeX - Stanford Center for Legal Informatics

Editor, International Journal of Law and Information Technology 
(Oxford University Press)

Editorial Board, Journal of Artificial Intelligence & Law  
(Springer Scientific)

Editorial Advisory Board, Law Technology News 
(American Lawyer Media - ALM)

Member, ABA Task Force on Big Data and the Law
 

Awards

ABA Journal Legal Rebel 
Fastcase 50 


Honors

IDEAS-IGERT National Science Foundation Fellowship, University of Michigan, Center for the Study of Complex Systems, 2009-2011 

Fellow in Empirical Legal Studies, University of Michigan Law School, 2009-2011 

Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award, University Wide Award, 2009
(Awarded to the Top Teaching Assistants @ The University of Michigan)
 

Academic Talks/Presentations

I have recently presented my work at the following institutions: 
Stanford LawGeorgetown LawTexas LawVanderbilt LawEmory LawIllinois LawColorado LawHouston LawFordham LawSan Diego LawUToronto LawWashU Law, BYU Law, Indiana LawKansas Law, Arizona State Law, Notre Dame Law, BYU Law, George Mason LawOregon Law and Santa Clara Law.

I have also spoken at Princeton CITPUPenn LinguisticsETH ZurichMIT Media LabOberlin Computer Science, Oxford (Oriel College), Michigan Political ScienceSanta Fe Institute, Berkeley Hass, Gruter Institute, Duke Computer ScienceHarvard Kennedy School and NYU Stern.

< Click Here > for a List of Recent Talks
 

Media

My work has been featured in publications including the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Slate MagazineWired Magazine, Bloomberg Business Week, 538.com, U.S. News & World ReportHuffington PostThe American LawyerABA JournalNational Law Journal, Law Technology News, California Lawyer, Data Informed.comLegal Futures (UK), Law Society Gazette (UK) and The Globe and Mail (Canada).