Founder & CEO of Foxwordy
Monica Zent is an experienced entrepreneur, investor, businesswoman and trusted legal advisor to the world’s largest brands. Zent has been a successful entrepreneur for decades. Her most recent venture is as Founder & CEO of Foxwordy, the collaboration platform for lawyers and legal professionals. She is also the Founder of ZentLaw, one of the leading alternative law firms, representing the world’s most well-known brands.
A prominent thought leader and public speaker, Zent’s articles on topics related to entrepreneurship, the legal industry, women in technology, innovation in the law, and leadership appear regularly in publications including Bloomberg BNA, Reuters, Inside Counsel, Entrepreneur, VentureBeat and Huffington Post.
Zent founded Foxwordy in recent years with the mission of connecting lawyers and law professionals to unleash the power of collaboration for the legal industry. Foxwordy allows lawyers to instantly connect with credible legal colleagues, addressing workflow needs in real-time, sharing their knowledge, and exchanging referrals. Foxwordy Enterprise is built with AI, machine learning and native patented technology and has been widely adopted by lawyers everywhere. Foxwordy has been covered in Forbes, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Corporate Counsel, San Francisco Chronicle, Law Technology News, Stanford CodeX, the ABA Journal, and more.
In 2002, Zent founded ZentLaw, re-engineering the conventional law model by merging the efficiencies and flexibility of outsourcing with the best attributes of a law firm. ZentLaw has been covered in the ABA Journal, Above the Law, ACC Docket, Corporate Counsel, National Law Review and Daily Journal.
Zent has been an active investor in real estate and startups in California, an angel investor for many years, an advisor to entrepreneurs, and a tireless advocate for increasing diversity and inclusion in both the legal and technology sectors. She has dedicated her time and talent to a variety of charitable causes and pro bono legal service. Zent balances out her life through devotion to family, fitness, and is a longtime endurance athlete, running marathons for over 25 years.