Lyria Bennett Moses

Without mentioning your job title, how would you describe what it is you do now?

Research and teaching in the field of law and technology.

What was your main driver to enter the legal industry?

I loved debating and mock trials at high school, and was interested in the mechanisms of governance.

What are the first three words you think of when you hear the word ‘diversity’?

Learn, enhance, enrich.

What do you think it will take to develop truly diverse thinking within the legal industry?

Willingness of senior leaders to speak out honestly on discrimination and unconscious bias, including their own.

Lyria is the Director, Allens Hub for Technology, Law and Innovation at UNSW Law.