Formally Secures $2.3M in Pre-Seed Funding


Formally, a Palo Alto, Calif.-based legal collaboration platform that allows users to hire and work with attorneys, raised $2.3m in pre-seed funding.

The round was led by Bessemer Venture Partners with participation from BBG Ventures, Unshackled Ventures, Ulu Ventures, Graph Ventures, Dorm Room Fund, and angels including Kiwi Camara, CEO at legal tech giant DISCO.

The company intends to use the funds to expand their team, scale their impact within immigration, and begin to expand into new areas such as legal compliance.

Led by Amélie Vavrovsky, founder and CEO, Formally is a legal collaboration company seeking to use intelligent technology and accessible design to simplify legal processes and increase access to justice. Having already served thousands of asylum seekers, their most recent product helps international founders apply for visas to start and build their companies in the U.S.