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When Leaving Big Law, the Financial Struggle Is Real - Allegory Founder Shares Her Story

Posted by Lily Bruns on Mar 9, 2017 9:00:00 AM

The allure of entrepreneurship may be tempting for lawyers who dream of leaving the office confines and being their own boss, but striking out on one's own is not without its hardships.

Leigh Jones from The American Lawyer profiles Allegory founder and CEO Alma Asay and other lawyers who have made the leap. From details of how to cut-back and save, planning around student-debt, and applying their competencies in a new business, these ex-lawyers share insights gained from their journeys.

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Topics: Alma Asay, The American Lawyer, Leigh Jones, BigLaw, Entrepreneurship, Press

The Worlds of Silicon Valley and New York Law are Very Different for Women - Legal Executive Institute Interview with Alma Asay

Posted by Lily Bruns on Oct 25, 2016 12:00:00 PM

In a recently published interview for the Thomson Reuters' Legal Executive Institute, Allegory founder Alma Asay shares how "The Worlds of Silicon Valley and New York Law are Very Different for Women."

Early after founding Allegory, Asay spent six months in Silicon Valley and discovered first-hand the challenges of financing a start-up.

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Topics: Alma Asay, Entrepreneurship, Press, LegalTech, Interviews, Thomson Reuters, Women in Tech, Legal Executive Institute, Silicon Valley, Female Founders

Allegory at Thomson Reuters' Law Firm Leaders' Forum

Posted by Lily Bruns on Oct 16, 2016 4:00:00 PM

Going head to head with five other legal technology companies, Allegory participated in a Shark Tank style showcase at the 21st Annual Law Firm Leader's Forum presented by Thomson Reuters' Legal Executive Institute.

Judges invited legal technology startups that already had traction in the legal marketplace working with law firms and corporate legal departments to deliver better service.

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Topics: Alma Asay, Ralph Baxter, Ron Dolin, Entrepreneurship, Bill Henderson, Dan Katz, Video, Press, LegalTech, Thomson Reuters, Events, Law Firm Leaders Forum, Legal Executive Institute, Pitch, Female Founders

6 Reasons Why LegalTech Companies Should NOT Take VC Money

Posted by Lily Bruns on Feb 4, 2016 4:00:00 PM

Evolve Law's "Darwin Talks" are 5 minute presentations from lawyers and LegalTech entrepreneurs aimed to stir thought and provoke discussion about change and innovation in the legal industry. On February 4, Allegory founder and CEO, Alma Asay, was invited to speak at an Evolve Law event focused on funding in legal technology.

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Topics: Alma Asay, Darwin Talk, Entrepreneurship, LegalTech, Evolve Law

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