The Team



Dan Hunter is incoming Executive Dean of The Dickson Pool School of Law at KIng’s College London.

Prior to that, he was a Professor of Law and the Executive Dean of the Faculty of Law at Queensland University of Technology. Dan is an international expert in artificial intelligence and law, and the author of books on gamification, intellectual property, and intelligent legal systems. His current research is focused on the use of technology within law, including the use of AI in sentencing and criminal justice, innovation processes within the legal profession, and the future of legal practice. He is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Law and a chief investigator in the ARC Centre of Excellence for Automated Decision-Making and Society.

Dan Hunter


Michael Madison is Professor of Law at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.

He is Senior Scholar and Academic Director of the University of Pittsburgh Institute for Cyber Law, Policy, and Security (Pitt Cyber). At Pitt Law, he is Faculty Director of the Future Law Project (FLP). His research focuses on knowledge institutions and knowledge commons, which takes him from the history of scholarly communications to copyright, contemporary football (soccer), blockchain, and leadership of the virtual think tank known as Future Law Works. Before becoming a law professor in 1997, he practiced law in San Francisco and Silicon Valley. He was elected to membership in the American Law Institute in 2016.

Mike Madison



Since January 2022, the Future Law Podcast has been produced by the award-winning Pariya Taherzadeh.

Pariya Taherzadeh



The Future Law Podcast launched with a third co-host, Lisa Leong. Lisa is CEO of Ohten APAC, a professional services innovation consultancy, a lawyer, and a radio presenter with This Working Life

Lisa Leong


Media producer Bridget Northeast produced the Future Law Podcast in 2019.


Jay Mueller, of Bad Producer Productions, helped us get the Future Law Podcast off the ground.