Clearbrief founder Jacqueline Schafer. (Clearbrief Photo)
New funding: Clearbrief, a new S...
Legal writing startup Clearbrief raises $1.2M from Madrona, Sequoia, Avvo founder, others – GeekWire
Clearbrief founder Jacqueline Schafer. (Clearbrief Photo) New funding: Clearbrief, a new Seattle startup that has developed AI-fueled writing technology for the legal industry, raised $1.2 million. Venture capital heavyweights Sequoia Capital and Madrona Venture Group invested, in addition to Avvo founder Mark Britton and other tech execs. The tech: Clearbrief’s software uses natural language processing to assess how a given sentence is backed up by supporting evidence. It can be used by lawyers to assess their own work or their competitors’ briefs.