Founding Attorneys

Our Founding Attorneys met over burritos at a Startup Grind in 2013.  Many burritos later, Start.Law was launched.  

Maria Worley is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs and businesses thrive. Her work includes corporate and employment law, regulatory compliance, and other transactional matters. She has spoken and done pro bono work for a number of accelerators and educational institutions including the Keiretsu Forum and Fordham University.

A lifetime ago, Maria worked as a criminal defense attorney in the New York City state and federal courts.

She is a graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill School of Law and licensed to practice in New York and before the federal courts of the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.

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Christina Lee is a seasoned corporate lawyer focused on helping startups succeed. She has extensive experience with intellectual property matters including licensing, transactions and acquisition, and the negotiation of complex deals.

Prior to attending law school, Christina worked in operations at Techstars.  She is currently a mentor with their Seattle program.  

She is a graduate of USC School of Law and licensed to practice in California.

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