Clerky, Inc.

Making legal paperwork easier.

LOCATION Burlingame, CA

COMPANY SIZE Between 5 and 10

# OF ENGINEERS Less than 5

FUNDING Private

REMOTE WORK OK? Yes

EXTENDED EXERCISE WINDOW? No

TAGS Software, Enterprise Software, SaaS, Legal Tech, Legal, Document Management, YC Summer 2011

What do we do?

We build software to help companies and lawyers get legal paperwork done faster.

Why join us?

1) We've got rare depth of domain expertise and traction - we have a better chance at fixing the legal industry than anyone else.
2) High visibility - we're used by tons of startups, including YC and 500 Startups companies.
3) We're product-focused - both founders were engineers prior to law school.
4) We're profitable - we are a very stable company.

Technical challenges

1) Complex domain - we've modeled out much of how legal transactions are done
2) Performance - both on frontend and backend
3) Strong emphasis on testing, while keeping the build times down

Our tech stack

  • Ruby on Rails
  • backbone.js
  • Javascript
  • Scala
  • Ember.js
  • Ruby
  • Go