Stacy-Ann Elvy

Associate Professor of Law

Stacy-Ann Elvy

Stacy-Ann Elvy is an Associate Professor of Law and the Associate Director of the Center for Business and Financial Law at New York Law School. Her research focuses on Internet of Things privacy and security issues, commercial law and human rights law.

Professor Elvy’s scholarship has been published by or is forthcoming in leading legal journals and books, including the Columbia Law Review, Boston College Law ReviewWashington & Lee Law ReviewResearch Handbook on the Law of Artificial Intelligence (Edward Elgar Press), Emory International Law Review, and the University of Michigan Journal of Gender and Law, to name a few. View her articles and book chapter here.

Professor Elvy’s scholarship on the Internet of Things has been identified and peer reviewed in online legal journal Jotwell as one of the best recent works of scholarship relating to contract law. She has written several articles, and presented at various conferences and roundtables evaluating the legal implications of the Internet of Things, including serving as an invited speaker at the 2017 Centre for European Policy Studies Ideas Lab Conference in Belgium and an exclusive Internet of Things roundtable held by the U.S. Departments of Justice and Homeland Security. She was one of fifteen individuals from the private bar invited to participate in the DOJ and DHS roundtable.

In 2016, she received the Rising Legal Star Award from the New York Law Journal after being selected from a field of nearly 300 nominees of New York lawyers age 40 or younger. In 2017, she was selected to serve as the Vice Chair of the Article 2 Uniform Commercial Code Committee of the American Bar Association.

Professor Elvy joined the legal academy after practicing law at Akerman Senterffit and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom. She received her Juris Doctor from Harvard Law School and her Bachelor of Science from Cornell University.