Get to know Paradigm’s leadership team.

Our leadership team is made up of lawyers, technologists, dreamers, deep thinkers, and “people-persons.”

Soumya is passionate about providing innovative software solutions to the legal industry. She served as CEO of PracticePanther before forming Paradigm, and previously held roles at companies ranging from AWS to Blackstone. Soumya loves a good outdoor adventure and is also our go-to expert for Sound of Music quotes.

Soumya Nettimi

A natural teacher and coach, Colin loves leading teams to achieve big goals. Colin previously served as a management consultant at Deloitte, helping large organizations implement growth strategies. He has also spent time at Barclays and Teach For America.

Colin Li

Serving the customer is in Kristin’s DNA. As one of the original employees at Bill4Time, Kristin built and scaled the customer success functions across Paradigm's portfolio of solutions. In her free time, Kristin loves trying out new recipes and going on hikes with her dog Brandi.

Kristin O’Neill

VP of Customer Success
Sarah is a “reformed” attorney who left Google to found and serve as CEO of Headnote, a legal industry-leading payments platform, prior to joining Paradigm. Sarah lives for weekends full of outdoor adventures (with great food and wine) in the Bay Area with her young family.

Sarah Schaaf

VP of Payments
Shawn brings decades of engineering experience, having previously served in product development roles and engineering at Microsoft, Boeing, nThrive and LivePerson. In his free time, Shawn is a master barbecue chef.

Shawn Clark

Director of Engineering
Salim has spent almost two decades bringing innovative features to software serving traditional industries. When he’s not working on product, Salim can be found trying out new gourmet chocolates and “creative” hairstyles.

Salim Mohammed

Director of Product
With a constant passion for people, Emily previously worked at American Express, where she led large scale enterprise projects. Emily is a challah braid, ice cream making machine and loves to spend her spare time with her pups, Lilo and Tova.

Emily Shapiro

Director of Culture

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At Paradigm, you don’t just make a small impact on the legal technology industry—you get to sit in the driver’s seat. Learn, grow, and collaborate with a team of passionate, creative professionals.