John Flood is professor of law and director of Law Futures Centre at Griffith University School of Law in Queensland, Australia and an advisor with MaRS LegalX. He is both a lawyer and a sociologist and has extensively researched the legal profession and the legal services market for many years. Flood’s interests include the globalization of law, regulation of legal markets, technology in law, how lawyers work and how law firms organize. He has published a number of books and over 100 articles. Flood advises regulators, companies and law firms. His website is and he tweets at @JohnAFlood.