Olga V. Mack is a strategist, nationally recognized author, public speaker, and women’s advocate. She serves as the VP, CEO of Parley Pro at LexisNexis, a next-generation contract management company that has pioneered digital negotiation technology. She has also served as Vice President of Strategy at Quantstamp, the first decentralized security auditing blockchain platform, and General Counsel at ClearSlide, a sales engagement platform. She also has held various roles at Visa, Zoosk, Pacific Art League, Wilson Sonsini, and Yahoo.
Olga embraces legal innovation and has dedicated her career to improving and shaping the future of law. She is convinced that the legal profession will emerge even stronger, more resilient, and more inclusive than before by embracing technology. She shares her views in her columns on Above the Law, Bloomberg Law, Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Docket, Newsweek, and Venture Beat. Olga also recently presented on How Smart Contracts Will Change the World at TEDxSanFrancisco. In addition, she authored Get on Board: Earning Your Ticket to a Corporate Board Seat, Fundamentals of Smart Contract Security and Blockchain Value: Transforming Business Models, Society, and Communities.
Olga is also very involved in her community. She serves on numerous boards and advisory boards. She founded the Women Serve on Boards movement that advocates for women to serve on corporate boards of Fortune 500 companies. Olga also co-founded SunLaw, an organization dedicated to preparing women in-house attorneys to become general counsels and legal leaders, and WISE to help female law firm partners become rainmakers. She lectures at Berkeley Law and has received numerous awards for her work, including the Silicon Valley Women of Influence, Make Your Mark, Corporate Counsel of the Year, and Women Leaders in Technology Law.
She is working on Visual IQ for Lawyers, her next book (ABA 2023).
B.A., UC Berkeley (2003)
J.D., UC Berkeley School of Law (2006)