Revolutionising the way you do legal

What is Lexoo?

Lexoo operates an international network of high quality lawyers (typically ex-big firm senior lawyers) who offer high-end expertise on a low-overhead basis. We’re a team of ex-lawyers ourselves and we vet every lawyer who joins the platform. Businesses and in-house legal teams use Lexoo to quickly tender out their legal work to our network. Read more on how it works here.

Why we built Lexoo

When we were practising in “Big Law” firms, we experienced its inefficiencies first hand. Clients are frustrated with the lack of transparency and inflated legal fees, whilst deep down lawyers don’t enjoy billing in 6 minute increments either.

Technology has levelled the playing field in so many areas of our lives. Why should the law be any different? We quit our jobs as City lawyers to change this. We have a relentless focus on ensuring that all lawyers on our platform are true experts in their fields but also share our philosophy of efficiency, transparency and cost-certainty.

We previously worked at

  • Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Linklaters
  • The World Bank
  • BBC
  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
  • Cleary Gottlieb
  • Allen & Overy

Our team

  • Daniel van Binsbergen

    Daniel van Binsbergen LLM

    CEO and Co-founder

    Before founding Lexoo, Daniel worked for over 5 years as a lawyer at an international law firm (De Brauw), first in Amsterdam, then in London. He's always up for a game of squash, and is easily excited.
  • Chris O'Sullivan

    Chris O'Sullivan

    CTO and Co-founder

    Chris has been developing websites and apps for more than 10 years - with companies such as Forward Partners, Aegis Media, and the BBC. He loves playing board games and drinking cocktails - ideally at the same time.
  • Shilpa Bhandarkar

    Shilpa Bhandarkar

    Legal Network Director

    Shilpa is responsible for maintaining the quality of Lexoo’s legal network.

    Prior to joining Lexoo, Shilpa spent over 10 years at Linklaters, first as a lawyer, then as its COO for India & Africa.

    Shilpa holds a Harvard MBA.

  • Ben Harris

    Ben Harris

    Business Development Director

    Ben heads up business development at Lexoo.

    Before joining Lexoo, Ben worked as a litigation solicitor at Norton Rose, as well as Hausfeld.

    Ben holds an MA from Edinburgh University.

  • Anna-Sophie Harling

    Anna-Sophie Harling

    Business Development Manager

    Prior to joining Lexoo, Anna-Sophie worked at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP.

    Ash holds a Bachelors Degree from Yale University.

  • Adil Khan

    Adil Khan

    Business Development Manager

    Adil is a Canadian lawyer with an unconventional background that ranges from advising on legislative reform, to practising corporate law with Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP.

    Adil Holds a J.D. from the University of Victoria

  • Ivy Wong

    Ivy Wong

    Operations and Marketing Manager

    Prior to joining Lexoo, Ivy worked as a project finance lawyer at Allen & Overy as well as a researcher at the Economist Intelligence Unit.

    Ivy holds an MA from Oxford University.

  • Nicole Moriniere

    Nicole Moriniere

    Operations Manager

    Nicole manages the operations process at Lexoo.

    Prior to joining Lexoo Nicole worked as a lawyer at the World Bank in Washington D.C.

    Nicole holds a J.D. from American University.

  • James Valentine

    James Valentine

    Digital Growth Manager

    Prior to joining Lexoo James was the Growth Marketing Manager at equity research platform, Research Tree, and Content Manager at venture-backed BrightTalk.

    James holds a degree from the University of Aberdeen.

  • Tom Pitts

    Tom Pitts

    Growth and Product Manager

    Tom has designed most of the feature set on Lexoo, and looks after a number of our marketing channels.

    Tom holds a law degree from Cardiff University.

  • Nic Brisbourne

    Nic Brisbourne

    Advisor

  • Matthew Bradley

    Matthew Bradley

    Advisor

Our investors

  • Forward Partners
  • London Co-investment Fund
  • 500 Startups

Where you can find us

Lexoo Ltd
Unit 16, Britannia Building
12 Ebenezer Street
London
N1 7RP

Call us on 020 3637 1323

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