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We are an international team of lawyers and technologists working to reinvent the startup law experience from the ground up.

Our Team

Together we have 100+ years of top-tier experience spanning legal and technology roles supported by an incredible team of advisors. We’re obsessive about startups getting their legals done the right way!

Patrick Rogers

Co-Founder & CEO

Board member of numerous high growth startups

Lee McMahon

Co-Founder & Chief Business Officer

General Counsel of UK FTSE 250 company

Hannah McKinlay

Co-Founder & Chief Knowledge Officer

14+ years of corporate, commercial, regulatory and knowledge management experience

Ahmed Arif

Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer
Managing Partner – Clara Partners

12+ years of corporate transactional legal experience and transaction management platform development experience

Kathryn Burke

Incorporations / Formations

10+ years of legal and company secretary experience, including advising UK-listed companies

Arthur Guest

Co-Founder & CTO

15+ years of system architect experience with a specialty in complex decision modelling

Gustavo Tolone

Head of Engineering

25+ years of engineering management experience

Steve Morris

Head of Design

20+ years of UX and design experience

Patrick Rogers

Co-Founder & CEO

Board member of numerous high growth startups

Lee McMahon

Co-Founder & Chief Business Officer

General Counsel of UK FTSE 250 company

Hannah McKinlay

Co-Founder & Chief Knowledge Officer

14+ years of corporate, commercial, regulatory and knowledge management experience

Ahmed Arif

Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer
Managing Partner – Clara Partners

12+ years of corporate transactional legal experience and transaction management platform development experience

Kathryn Burke

Incorporations / Formations

10+ years of legal and company secretary experience, including advising UK-listed companies

Arthur Guest

Co-Founder & CTO

15+ years of system architect experience with a specialty in complex decision modelling

Gustavo Tolone

Head of Engineering

25+ years of engineering management experience

Steve Morris

Head of Design

20+ years of UX and design experience

Our Team of Advisors

Christopher Rogers
San Francisco
chrisRogers - Lumia Capital
Eriko Suzuki
Tokyo/Singapore
erikoSuzuki - Fresco
Ory Okolloh
Nairobi
OryOkolloh - Asphalt & Ink
Fernando Fabre
New York/Mexico City
fernandoFabre - MatterScale
Vera Shokina
Menlo Park
Vera Shokina - SVB

Start Up Right

Execute and store agreements, manage your stakeholders and cap table and make more informed decisions, all from a single platform.