Counsel from Databricks share how they use technology to work effectively, what they love about working in tech, and the valuable lessons they’ve learned in their careers

In the first episode of the second season of The Crafty Show Ben White, the founder of Crafty Counsel, speaks to Max Garth, Senior Counsel and Director of Legal EMEA at Databricks and his colleague Ben Eastham, Senior Legal Counsel. 

Before joining Databricks both Max and Ben worked for a range of well known tech and SaaS companies. 

Max headed the legal team at Qumu Corporation, an enterprise video platform, he was theCorporate Counsel at Docusign and worked at DXC Technology. Ben Eastham worked in the legal team of the anti-virus software company McAfee, at Utility Warehouse and before that he was at Ernst and Young (EY). 

Databricks is a cloud based web platform that is used for processing large quantities of data and exploring that data by using machine learning models.  Among other things Ben talks to Max and Ben about their work at tech companies, like Databricks, what legal tech tools they use, how they use data to measure performance and what valuable lessons they have learned in their careers.