Casetext was founded in 2013 by a team of litigators who knew legal research could be made better — and who still own and operate Casetext to this day.
Jake is co-founder and CEO of Casetext. Jake was named to Forbes 30 Under 30 and the Fastcase 50 for legal innovation for his work at Casetext. Before starting Casetext, Jake was a litigator at Ropes & Gray. He graduated from Stanford Law School, where he was president of Stanford Law Review, and clerked for Judge Michael Boudin on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. He’s a Silicon Valley native, and has been programming since childhood.
Laura is the Chief Operating Officer at Casetext. She was previously a civil litigator at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, and before that served in the Senate Judiciary Committee and clerked in the Southern District of New York. Laura graduated from Yale Law School, where she was managing editor of the Yale Law Journal. Laura currently sits on the advisory board of OneJustice, a California legal aid nonprofit, and has been named among the Top Women Leaders in Tech Law in California.
Pablo Arredondo is co-founder and Chief Product Officer at Casetext. Pablo’s innovations, including Casetext’s pioneering brief analysis tool, CARA, have been recognized by the World Economic Forum, the American Association of Law Libraries and the American Bar Association. Prior to putting his shoulder to legal technology, Pablo represented leading technology companies as a patent litigator at Kirkland and Ellis and Quinn Emanuel. Pablo is a graduate of Stanford Law School and a fellow at the Stanford Center for Legal Informatics.