John H. Snyder

Trial Lawyer, Technologist, Advisor to Tech Disruptors


John is a seasoned trial lawyer, technologist, and entrepreneur known for his creative, energetic, and business-minded approach to legal problems.

John’s law practice focuses on representing technology entrepreneurs and disruptive geniuses who are trying to change the world. In addition to maintaining an active law practice, John is the founder and chairman of Agnes Intelligence, an award-winning AI company that has developed a proprietary document review platform that utilizes next-generation Cloud AI resources. John draws on his unique skill set to design an aggressive, proactive, and effective strategy that harmonizes legal, business, and tech considerations.

John founded his own practice in 2010 after practicing for 7 years in a large New York corporate firm. John is a member of the New York Bar and is admitted to practice before the United State Supreme Court, 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals, and the EDNY and SDNY.


Harvard Law School, J.D.
Brown University, A.B., Phi Beta Kappa

Thomas C. Sima

Corporate Attorney & Advisor to Startups


Tom is a corporate attorney and trusted advisor to entrepreneurs and companies regarding all aspects of corporate and commercial law.

Tom has spent the last two decades representing early stage companies and entrepreneurs. Tom brings an intensely analytical mind to the esoteric world of commercial law and corporate finance.

After starting his career at a large NYC law firm, Tom started his own practice in 2003 with a focus on advising tech ventures. The depth of Tom's experience, and his understanding of corporate law at an elemental level, has given Tom a unique ability to see 20 moves ahead. Tom is an indispensable ally in a friendly deal or a knife fight.


Duke University Law School, J.D. / LLM
Univ. of North Carolina, A.B.