Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel, Casetext
Laura Safdie is the cofounder, Chief Operating Officer, and General Counsel of Casetext, the legal AI company acquired in 2023 by Thomson Reuters. Before Casetext, Laura was a litigator at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett in New York. She graduated from Yale Law School, where she was managing editor of the Yale Law Journal, and clerked for Judge Paul Engelmayer in the Southern District of New York. Laura currently chairs the advisory board of OneJustice, a California legal aid nonprofit, and is on the Emerging Leaders Council of the Legal Services Corporation, the largest source of funding for civil legal aid in the country. Laura has been named among the leading women in legal technology by the American Bar Association, and the top California Women Leaders in Technology Law.