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Our Mission

Making the legal side of business effortless.

We're making it simpler and more affordable for businesses to start and grow. We understand that starting and running a business takes a huge amount of effort. By simplifying and automating everyday legal work we help small businesses be more successful.

Our Story

About Founded

Founded launched in the fall of 2017 when three old friends, two lawyers and one software engineer, came together with the goal of making legal more accessible and transparent for businesses.Since then, Founded has grown into Canada’s all-in-one legal platform, working with 3000+ businesses, law firms, accounting firms and large enterprises to provide a fast, intuitive and collaborative legal experience.In August 2020, Founded was acquired by RBC Ventures Inc., a subsidiary of Royal Bank of Canada.

Core Values


Simplicity First

Meet the Team

Travis Houlette

Co-Founder, CTO

Shane Murphy


Derek Hopfner


Robin Hong

Software Engineer

Hideki Matsumoto

Software Engineer

Luis Prasad-Bernier

Sales & Customer Success

Lucas Stevens

Quality Assurance

Juhee Kim

UI/UX Designer

Tauqueer Khan

Software Engineer

Founded is not a law firm and does not provide legal advice or legal services. We provide self-help services at your specific direction.

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