Nicolas Vermeys Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Montreal
Visiting Associate Professor of Law, William & Mary Law School
Nicolas W. Vermeys, LL.D. (University of Montreal), LL.M. (University of Montreal), CISSP, is a member of the Quebec Bar, a Professor at the University of Montreal’s Faculty of Law, a Researcher at the Centre de recherche en droit public (CRDP), and the Associate Director of the Cyberjustice Laboratory. He is currently a Visiting Associate Professor of Law at William & Mary, and a guest researcher at William & Mary’s Center for Legal and Court Technology. Mr. Vermeys is a certified information system security professional (CISSP) as recognized by (ISC)2, and is the author of numerous publications relating to the impact of technology on the law in both French and English. He also sits as a member of the boards of SOQUIJ, and Éducaloi, and serves as a member of the Scientific Panel of different law journals, including Lex Electronica, (for which he served as editor-in-chief from 2001 to 2003). Mr. Vermeys’ research focuses on legal issues pertaining to information security, developments in the field of cyberjustice, artificial intelligence, and other questions relating to the impacts of technological innovations on the law. He is often invited to speak on these topics by the media, and regularly lectures for judges, lawyers, professional orders, and government organizations, in Canada and abroad.