Jana Somolova

LawBrief, Solicitor


Lawbite has partnered with ElevateNext Law, to provide legal services in the U.S. with a focus on early stage companies, corporate formation and the ancillary work generally needed by newly formed companies, including drafting of bylaws, shareholder agreements, employment agreements, terms of use and more.

ElevateNext is a law firm made up of experienced lawyers who focus on helping their clients effectively manage their businesses. ElevateNext is affiliated with Elevate Services, a global, award-winning law company that provides technology, eDiscovery support, consulting, process management and other services that enhance the delivery of legal services to our clients. ElevateNext has offices in the U.S. and U.K.

Jana Somolova has 11 years of legal expertise. She has extensive experience overseeing all aspects of corporate legal operations and providing proactive and strategic legal and regulatory advice on diverse legal scenarios, contract negotiation, and business and employment management.

She has established and led the in-house legal department for BASIS.ed and Woogi Global and provided legal advice to their board, and corporate executives. She spearheaded the opening of the BASIS International Schools and managed all aspects of the school opening from local regulation compliance, hiring, visa processes, employment contracts, tax agreements, policy development, and licensing.

Jana is passionate about her work with start-ups and she serves as a Mentor for Founder Institute.