Harper James named top UK seed lawyers

Harper James named top UK seed lawyers

Last year, we told you about the new virtual pitching initiative we’re supporting, The Debut Sessions. This brainchild of a group of UK investors aims to democratise fundraising for pre-seed start-ups through #DSLive, its live interactive pitching environment. The prize of a £100K term sheet from Ascension Ventures is on offer to the start-up that goes the distance.

Debut Sessions have just published a list of top UK seed lawyers, sourced from the start-up community themselves. Harper James is proud that two of our lawyers – our founder Toby Harper and experienced corporate lawyer Jas Bhogal – have received this recognition from the wider UK tech community.

If you’d like to show your support and cast a vote for Jas or Toby, you can do that here. Just select your choice from the drop-down list under Vote on the voting form.

And if you’re a UK-based start-up formed in the last 18 months looking for your first raise, why not apply to pitch at the next #DSLive event? You need to apply before 17 February though. Look out for five more #DSLive events across the year.

We’re in no doubt that it’s the UK’s ambitious entrepreneurs and start-up community whose vision and tenacity will help lift our economy out of the Covid doldrums. We're looking forward to supporting 2021's new start-ups and those scaling up too.

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