The Founder Institute, the world's largest pre-seed accelerator, is proud to partner with Legalese, No matter your entrepreneurial needs, Legalese can offer you practical legal advice, tools and guidance on the best way to build your business. .


Build the Future with Founder Institute and Legalese.

The Founder Institute helps you get to traction and funding with a support network of startup experts that are invested in your success, and through a structured business-building process that has helped alumni raise over $1.75BN. Through the combined benefits of the Founder Institute and Legalese we create an unparalleled global support network for early-stage founders to impact the present and influence the future:

  • A combined global community of over 15,000 mentors and thousands of alumni
  • Comprehensive education and structured support programs from the idea stage to the funding/ growth stage
  • Over $3M in Partner Deals and Resources 


Who Should Apply?

The Founder Institute focuses on helping tech or tech-enabled businesses at the pre-seed stage, including both solo-founders and teams. This includes established businesses that are pre-funding and traction, MVP and prototype-stage projects, and even part-time founders with just ideas.



Apply to the South Africa Founder Institute with Legalese