On the heels of elevating an $8 million Sequence A financing spherical in Might, Paladin, a authorized know-how firm whose platform permits legislation companies and authorized companies organizations to handle their professional bono packages and alternatives, has named two authorized business veterans to its board to assist it usher in a brand new part of development.
Becoming a member of Paladin’s board are Haley Altman, strategic advisor to authorized know-how firm Litera and till final August its world head of company growth, and Mark Chandler, who was chief authorized officer at Cisco for 20 years and is now a fellow at Stanford Legislation College’s Rhode Heart for the Authorized Career.
They be a part of Paladin’s current board members Kristen Sonday, cofounder and CEO; Felicity Levey, cofounder and government chairwoman; and Rostam Zafari, founding father of the World Inside enterprise fund.
Previous to becoming a member of Litera, Altman was cofounder and CEO of Doxly, a transaction administration platform that Litera acquired in 2019. At Litera, she served as the final supervisor of transaction administration earlier than transitioning into the enterprise growth and technique roles the place she served as the worldwide head of company growth for 18 months, finishing 10 authorized tech acquisitions.
Paladin says Altman’s background in product growth and deep information of the authorized market can be integral because it continues to develop.
As CLO at Cisco, Chandler led a group of 450 and drove initiatives to create instruments to hurry and simplify nearly each facet of Cisco’s authorized departments. He now co-leads Stanford Legislation’s Submitting Equity Mission entry to justice initiative, a multi-jurisdictional effort to simplify courtroom submitting processes to profit professional bono purchasers and self-represented litigants and enhance the administration of justice.
Paladin says Chandler provides a robust company perspective to Paladin’s board and can be instrumental in serving to facilitate professional bono engagement throughout legislation companies and their company purchasers.