Mr Tony Song

Mr Tony Song

Adjunct Fellow Levels A-C
Law & Justice
School of Private & Commercial Law

Tony Song is an Adjunct Fellow for the Centre for the Future of the Legal Profession at UNSW Law & Justice.

  • Journal articles | 2024
    Song T; Rogers J, 2024, 'Lawfluencers: Legal Professionalism on TikTok and YouTube', Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, 37, http://ssrn.com/abstract=4470377
    Journal articles | 2023
    Chen Y; Song T, 2023, 'The role of Australian Qualified Bilingual Lawyers', Law Society Journal
    Journal articles | 2023
    Rogers J; Song T, 2023, 'Building trust Part 3: Supervising new lawyers online', Law Society Journal
    Journal articles | 2023
    Rogers J; Song T, 2023, 'Digital Marketing in The Legal Profession: What’s Going On and Does It Matter?', Law, Technology and Humans, http://dx.doi.org/10.5204/lthj.2828
    Journal articles | 2022
    Legg M; Song A; Bennett Moses L; Buckland R, 2022, 'Open Justice during a Pandemic – The Role and Risks of Remote Hearings', Public Law Review, 33, pp. 143 - 162
    Journal articles | 2022
    Rogers J; Song T, 2022, 'Building trust Part 1: Relationships with clients online', Law Society Journal
    Journal articles | 2022
    Rogers J; Song T, 2022, 'Building trust Part 2: Establishing trust in online and hybrid team settings', Law Society Journal
    Journal articles | 2022
    Song T; Serram S, 2022, 'Five innovative technology tools for small practices', Law Society Journal, https://lsj.com.au/articles/five-innovative-technology-tools-for-small-practices/
    Journal articles | 2022
    Vines P; Song A; Priestley M; Aboutanios E, 2022, 'Predicting Bearing Fault in the Drone Freight Industry: Legal Liability in Australia', Journal of Air Law and Commerce, 87, pp. 299, http://dx.doi.org/10.25172/jalc.87.2.4
    Journal articles | 2021
    Legg M; Song A, 2021, 'The Courts, the Remote Hearing and the Pandemic: From Action to Reflection', University of New South Wales Law Journal, 44, pp. 126 - 166, http://dx.doi.org/10.53637/zate4122
    Journal articles | 2020
    Legg M; Song A, 2020, 'Commercial Litigation and COVID-19 - the Role and Limits of Technology', AUSTRALIAN BUSINESS LAW REVIEW, 48, pp. 159 - 168
    Journal articles | 2020
    Legg M; Song T, 2020, 'The Courts and the Pandemic: The Role and Limits of Technology', Law Society Journal, https://lsj.com.au/articles/the-courts-and-the-pandemic-the-role-and-limits-of-technology/
  • Conference Presentations | 2024
    Song T; Rogers J, 2024, 'Lawfluencers: Legal Professionalism on TikTok and YouTube', presented at Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics 2024 Symposium, 05 April 2024
    Conference Presentations | 2023
    Song T, 2023, 'Tokenization of Real World Assets', presented at 2023 Asian Law Schools Association (ALSA) Conference, 02 December 2023
    Reports | 2022
    Rogers J; Song T; Bell F, 2022, Building Trust, Lawyers’ Relationships with Clients and Colleagues Online: A Primer, FLIP Stream, https://www.lawsociety.com.au/sites/default/files/2022-11/LS3700_FLIP_FlipStreamPrimer2022-Trust_2022-11-4%20final.pdf
    Conference Presentations | 2022
    Song T; Allen JG, 2022, 'Stablecoins, Regulation and the Evolution of Money', presented at CIBEL-CCLA Conference – Sustainable Banking and Financial Regulation in Asia: Principles, Practice and Innovation, 31 August 2022
    Conference Presentations | 2022
    Song T; Allen JG, 2022, 'Stablecoins: A Monetary Taxonomy', presented at NCKU The 3rd International Trends and Prospects Forum of FinTech, RegTech and Sustainable Finance, 04 November 2022
    Conference Presentations | 2022
    Song T; Blycha N; Parasol M; Buchan J, 2022, 'Metaverse', presented at Law Society of NSW FLIP Buzzwords Webinar, 31 August 2022
    Conference Presentations | 2022
    Song T; Foulds I; Lo D, 2022, 'Client Engagement: Building Trust Online', presented at The Law Society of New South Wales 2022 Conference, 05 September 2022
    Conference Presentations | 2022
    Song T, 2022, 'The Dark Forest of Cryptocurrency', presented at UNSOMNIA 2022, 07 September 2022
    Other | 2022
    Song T, 2022, Passion Project: Crypto and The Legal Profession (Are Smart Legal Contracts the Future?),
    Reports | 2021
    Legg M; Song T; Bennett Moses L; Buckland R, 2021, Open Justice: Court and Tribunal Information: Access, Disclosure and Publication, 46

Legal Academic of the Year 2022 Finalist – Law Society of NSW Law Awards

Tony’s research interest covers the impact of technology on the legal profession and society, with a focus on artificial intelligence, remote courts, drones, cyber and crypto.

Tony is most passionate about the intersection between law and crypto. As an active crypto day-trader, he brings a unique perspective to discussions around law, regulation and policy. Tony's research spans digital money, stablecoins, smart contracts, DeFi, NFTs, DAOs, tokenization of RWAs, and meme culture.