Our Team

We are lawyers, engineers, academics, and judges. We believe that nobody should be too broke to get back on their feet.

Jonathan Petts

Executive Director

Rohan Pavuluri

Chief Executive Officer

Kristin Turner

Partnerships

Milton Syed

Developer

Mary Gao

Operations

Mark Hansen

Designer & Developer

Board of Directors

Jan Baker

Partner, Latham & Watkins LLP

Owen Byrd

General Counsel, Lex Machina

Michael Cook

Partner, Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP

Advisory Board

Hon. Allan Gropper

Bankruptcy Judge (2000-2014)

Hon. Robert Gerber

Bankruptcy Judge (2000-2016)

Hon. Judith Fitzgerald

Bankruptcy Judge (1987-2013)

Henry Sommer

Editor, Collier on Bankrutpcy

Professor Nick Sinai

U.S. Deputy CTO (2013-2014)

Professor Jim Greiner

Harvard Law School

Professor Dalie Jimenez

University of Connecticut Law School

Prof. Lois Lupica

University of Maine Law School

Edward Boltz

Former President, National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys

Warren Agin

Chapter 7 Trustee

IV Ashton

CEO and Founder, Legal Server

Sheila Marcelo

CEO and Founder, Care.com

Bruce Weiner

Partner, Rosenberg, Musso & Weiner

Ron Peterson

President, National Association
of Bankruptcy Trustees

Edward J. Walters

CEO of Fastcase

Upsolvers

Upsolve Honor Roll, Gold, Silver, and Bronze Recognition for Attorneys Coming Soon!

Pro Bono Ambassadors

Coming Soon!

Upsolve is a 501(c)(3) legal aid nonprofit that started in 2016. Our mission is to help low-income Americans in financial distress get a fresh start through Chapter 7 bankruptcy at no cost. We do this by combining the power of technology with pro bono attorneys. Spun out of Harvard Law School, our team includes lawyers, engineers, and judges. We have mission-driven funders that include the U.S. government, former Google CEO Eric Schmidt, and private charities.

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