Josh Becker, CEO and “Accelerator” of Legal Tech

October 26, 2017

Authored by: Mohammed Elayan and Kandy Williams

In today’s podcast we interview with Josh Becker, CEO of Lex Machina, a division of LexisNexis that provides litigation data and analytics for the largest federal practice areas. In the interview, Josh discusses:

  • how Lex Machina began as a Stanford Law School project to help tech companies fight lawsuits by patent trolls
  • how his background as both a venture capitalist and an entrepreneur helps him as CEO of a legal tech company
  • why Legal Analytics® is like “Moneyball” for lawyers
  • LexisNexis and Lex Machina’s Legal Tech Accelerator program for startups in the legal tech industry
  • some of the challenges he has faced as CEO

For more about Lex Machina, a division of LexisNexis Company, visit www.lexmachina.com

For more about the Legal Tech Accelerator Program, or to apply, please email Alex Oh at  aoh@lexmachina.com

For more about LexisNexis, visit www.lexisnexis.com

Previous interview with Ryan Alshak. Ryan’s company was in the Legal Tech Accelerator program sponsored by Lex Machina