Meet our team
Improving Pro Bono
We’re a NYC-based team passionate about creating a positive impact in the world.
Before starting Paladin, Felicity was an Associate at Skadden and worked with the United Nations on International Criminal Court issues. She is deeply passionate about social justice, nurtured by human rights experiences in East Africa, China and Haiti and pro bono work at Skadden. Right now Felicity is excited to use Paladin to find herself a human trafficking pro bono case so she can start her impact.
Kristen worked on international criminal cases for the U.S. Department of Justice before joining Grouper (YC alum) as a founding member. As a Latina passionate about serving underrepresented groups, she is excited about using technology to scale access to justice. Kristen’s personal pro bono projects include mentoring student-led startups via Almaworks, a Columbia-based accelerator program.
Chief Technology Officer
Matt is an engineer and technical leader who believes in the power of technology to build a more just, equitable and sustainable global society. Prior to joining Paladin, he built products for innovative organizations including Hillary for America, charity: water, Thoughtbot and cleantech startup Enernoc.
Head of Nonprofits
Phoebe is an an Australian-trained lawyer who, prior to Paladin, worked at Justice Connect where she helped deliver access to justice through pro bono legal services to people experiencing disadvantage, and the community organizations that support them. After relocating to New York City in 2014, Phoebe worked as Director of Program Operations for a national program for young entrepreneurs before joining Paladin in 2016.