Welcome to Ironclad!

Powering the world's contracts with products legal teams love

Take 5 with Natalie Stam, Software Engineer

Interested in life at Ironclad? Get to know our Cladiators through our weekly employee spotlight, Take 5. Meet Natalie Stam, a software engineer on our product team....

Meet Toby Willcocks, Ironclad Legal Engineer

Toby Willcocks was Ironclad’s first business hire. Over the past two and a half years, he’s worn a number of different hats at the company and has helped dozens of clients implement Ironclad....

Meet Matt Thanabalan, Ironclad's Legal Engineer

Matt Thanabalan joined Ironclad after working as an associate at Cooley LLP.  At Ironclad, he combines his technical, legal, and client service expertise to his work as a Legal Engineer. In this capacity, he implements contract workflows at places ranging from the Fortune 50 to Ironclad itself....

How we use Ironclad at Ironclad

As a hyper-growth SaaS company, we face the same fundamental legal challenge that all companies do: we need to process contracts quickly, systematically, and in a way that minimizes our risk exposure. Unlike most companies, we power contracts with our own software. Whether it’s a photo release or an NDA or a sales agreement, every contract we handle goes through Ironclad, our contract management solution....

Introducing Blueprint with Lucy Li, Product Lead

Lucy Li is a Product Lead at Ironclad. A Carnegie Mellon-educated engineer, she led the front-end mobile web development of Salesforce's early tablet and phone product before joining Ironclad in 2015. She was the creative force behind many of Ironclad's core features, like red-line previewing and complex approvals. Most recently, she lead development of our most recent major product release, called Blueprint....

Meet Jason Li, VP of Engineering

  Last month, we welcomed Jason Li to Ironclad as our VP of Engineering. At Ironclad, he’ll be working alongside our CTO, Cai GoGwilt, to grow and support a world-class engineering and product team....

Towards a better service development story: How Ironclad moved from monolith to microservices without sacrificing developer experience

Ironclad began as a monolithic Node application deployed on Heroku. For a small team without much time to devote to DevOps, Heroku was a great solution and made it very easy to automatically build and deploy from GitHub. As our team and application grew, we began to want to split portions of our application into separate services. We decided it was time to move off of Heroku, with the hope that we could keep the ease of development and deployment largely intact....

Meet Damon Mino, Ironclad’s VP of Sales

The newest member of Ironclad’s executive team is Damon Mino, VP of Sales. Damon comes to us from DocuSign, where he built DocuSign’s Legal Vertical sales team. Before that, he was an early employee at LinkedIn, where he started his career in Sales after a decade practicing law.   ...

2017 Year In Review

Earlier this year, we started sending monthly product updates to our users because we wanted to better communicate how we’re incorporating their feedback into our product. Below is our latest one, for the month of December. In it, I reflect on the progress we’ve made this year and on the importance of our users to our community and to our product. ...

Meet Ironclad’s COO, Jen Paau

This week, we’re welcoming Jen Paau as our COO and we could not be more excited. Jen was previously a Senior Director at Salesforce and brings to Ironclad a wealth of experience in operations and strategy. At Salesforce, Jen lead programs driving adoption of the Salesforce Lightning Experience within the Consulting partner community. At Ironclad, Jen will build the processes that will grow us into the Salesforce for Legal....